Gurunsi

Categories: Ethnicities

The closely-related Gur language speakers of northern Ghana and south central Burkina Faso are united under the umbrella term of “Gurunse”, or “Guru-si”, which means “iron does not penetrate”, referring to the invincibility of their past warriors.

Synonyms:
Gorise, Gourounsi, Gruinse, Grunshi, Grunsi, Grusi, Grussi, Guren, Gurensi, Guresa, Gurinse, Gurumsi, Gurunga, Gurunse, Gurunshi, Jaman, Youlsi
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