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Kinyarwanda-English Dictionary

Date Submitted: 19-Aug-2011
From: Elisabeth Birk
Subject: Kinyarwanda-English Dictionary
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Notice: Dear Linguists,

Could anyone recommend a good Kinyarwanda-English dictionary (online or paper)? This is for a friend who is teaching children from Rwanda. The usual sources have turned up the following:
A. H. Zemback's dictionary and
Are any of these recommended?

Thank you for your help,
all the best, Elisabeth