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
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Professional Hunters in Africa are called bwana. Swahili for boss
Must I carry your rifle, Bwana.
by bwanagirl November 11, 2003
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Your superior (litteraly translated:master as in "slavemaster")
I worship my Bwana, though I wish he'd stop whipping!
by Lastpagan January 14, 2011
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The leader of the expedition; the white guy with the pith helmet being followed by the native bearers carrying stuff. The term derives from a song by Frank Zappa about a guy with a big dick.
thinks he's Bwana Dik since he made sergeant
by sheramil July 01, 2016
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