an independent state in E Africa, between the NE Democratic Republic of the Congo and Kenya: member of the Commonwealth of Nations; formerly a British protectorate. 91,065 sq. mi. (241,068 sq. km). Capital: Kampala.
a native or inhabitant of Uganda
a republic in E Africa: British protectorate established in 1894–96; gained independence in 1962 and became a republic in 1963; a member of the Commonwealth. It consists mostly of a savanna plateau with part of Lake Victoria in the southeast and mountains in the southwest, reaching 5109 m (16 763 ft) in the Ruwenzori Range. Official language: English; Swahili, Luganda, and Luo are also widely spoken. Religion: Christian majority. Currency: Ugandan shilling. Capital: Kampala. Pop: 34 758 809 (2013 est). Area: 235 886 sq km (91 076 sq miles)
of or relating to Uganda or its inhabitants
Relating to or characteristic of Uganda or its people.
A native or inhabitant of Uganda, or a person of Ugandan descent.
Example sentences for Ugandan
He is a trans man, a Ugandan, and is in America seeking asylum from the anti-LGBT oppression that grips his country.
Aijo is a son of a Latvian and a Ugandan and has lived in London in recent years.
The legislation was written and promoted by David Bahati, a member of the Ugandan Parliament.
Now, at a bustling lunch spot downtown in the Ugandan capital, the slight man is dressed in a tight shirt and jeans.
African Union sources have said that the Ugandan troops have faced hostilities from the new rebel group.