from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A member of a group of peoples of southern and southeast Africa, including the Swazi, Ndebele, Xhosa, and Zulu.
  • n. Any of the Bantu languages of the Nguni.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. The group of Southern African indigenous peoples comprising the Zulu, Xhosa and Swazi nations.
  • proper n. The group of languages of the Nguni.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a group of southern Bantu languages


From Zulu nguniĀ ("one of ancient stock"). (Wiktionary)



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