Definition of Burundian

1. Noun. A native or inhabitant of Burundi.

Group relationships: Burundi, Republic Of Burundi
Generic synonyms: African

2. Adjective. Of or relating to or characteristic of Burundi or its people. "The Burundi capital"
Exact synonyms: Burundi
Partainyms: Burundi, Burundi
Derivative terms: Burundi

Definition of Burundian

1. Noun. A person from Burundi or of Burundian descent. ¹

2. Adjective. Of, from, or pertaining to Burundi, the Burundian people. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Burundian

Bursa of Fabricius
Bursera microphylla
Bursera simaruba
Burton's line
Buru babirusa
Buruli ulcer
Burundi franc
Burundian (current term)
Bury's disease
Buschke's disease

Literary usage of Burundian

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The War Within the War: Sexual Violence Against Women and Girls in Eastern Congo by Joanne Csete, Juliane Kippenberg, Human Rights Watch (Organization) (2002)
"In the southern part of South Kivu, the Burundian army also assists the RCD, ... Its soldiers are fighting along Lake Tanganyika against the Burundian rebel ..."

2. Proxy Targets: Civilians in the War in Burundi by Timothy Paul Longman, Human Rights Watch (Organization) (1998)
"MILITARIZATION OF Burundian SOCIETY The lack of ethnic integration in the ... The armed forces, which are the most powerful institution in Burundian society ..."

3. Tanzania: Violence Against Women Refugees by Human Rights Watch (Organization) (2000)
"In Burundian society, women are traditionally considered to be dependents ... One Burundian refugee woman summed up the situation to Human Rights Watch: "A ..."

4. Human Rights Watch World Report, 2003: Events of 2002 (November 2001 by Human Rights Watch, Human Rights Watch Staff (2003)
"The Burundian military operated its own bases in the DRC province of South Kivu ... Both the FDD and the Burundian military committed human rights abuses in ..."

5. Human Rights Watch World Report 2000: The Events of 1999 by Human Rights Watch, Human Rights Watch Staff (1999)
"The Burundian Association for the Defense of Prisoners continued effective work on improving prison conditions. The United Nations High Commissioner for 1 ..."

6. Human Rights Watch World Report 1999 by Human Rights Watch Staff (1998)
"Burundian insurgents were forced to flee, most of them to Tanzania. In 1998. the Burundian government charged that rebels had created new bases in Tanzania, ..."

7. Landmine Monitor Report 2002: toward a mine-free world by International Campaign to Ban Landmines, Human Rights Watch (Organization). (2002)
"Local human rights organizations and others in the DRC have reported the laying of mines by Burundian soldiers around their military camps in Mboko, ..."

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