Definition of Baraza
1. a meeting [n -S] - See also: meeting
Lexicographical Neighbors of Baraza
Literary usage of Baraza
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile by John Hanning Speke (1863)
"However, his substitute gave me his baraza to live in, and brought many presents of goats, fowls, sweet potatoes, yams, plantains, sugar-cane, and Indian, ..."
2. Expeditions Into the Valley of the Amazons, 1539, 1540, 1639 by Clements Robert Markham, Garcilaso de la Vega, Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas, Christóbel de Acuña (1859)
"Other priests, when travelling on the rivers in canoes, used umbrellas to protect their heads from the burning rays of the sun, but baraza would never use ..."
3. The Rise of Our East African Empire: Early Efforts in Nyasaland and Uganda by Frederick John Dealtry Lugard (1893)
"On the 18th there was a much less satisfactory baraza on the shamba question, and the kino- did not, it appeared to me, endeavour to show impartiality. ..."