Sentence Examples


  • These Bantu are still heathen and nearly all are agriculturists.
  • The inhabitants of the interior may be divided into two classes, those namely of Bantu and those of Hamitic stock.
  • ZIMBABWE, a Bantu name, probably derived from the two words zimba (" houses") and mabgi (" stones"), given to certain ruins in South-East Africa.
  • It may confidently be dated to a period not earlier than the 14th or 15th century A.D., and attributed to the same Bantu people the remains of whose stone-fenced kraals are found at so many places between the Limpopo and the Zambezi.
  • Zaire is a Portuguese variant of a Bantu word (nzari) meaning river.