Meaning of Masarwa in English:

Masarwa

Pronunciation /məˈsɑːwə/

noun

(also Masara)
derogatory South African
  • Especially among speakers of Tswana: a member of a Bushman people inhabiting the northern Kalahari Desert.

adjective

(also Masara)
derogatory South African
  • Of or relating to the Masarwa.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Andrew Smith (1797–1872), army medical officer and naturalist. From Tswana Masarwa a member of any of the Bushman peoples of the northern Kalahari.