Your superior (litteraly translated:master as in "slavemaster")
I worship my Bwana, though I wish he'd stop whipping!
by Lastpagan January 14, 2011
Professional Hunters in Africa are called bwana. Swahili for boss
Must I carry your rifle, Bwana.
by bwanagirl November 11, 2003
Swahili word meaning "Sir" or "Lord." Swahili word meaning "Boss" or "Spirit." Used in old Tarzan movies, incorrectly to denote white men. It's also the name of a very large pit bull in Florida.
The Bwana is coming.
by Bwanadog February 26, 2006