A member of a Bantu people of southeast Africa, primarily inhabiting northeast Natal province in South Africa.
Origin of zulu
From Zulu umZulu.
Zulu Sentence Examples
The Zulu gives little attention to the cultivation of the soil.
At the close of the 18th century the Zulu were an unimportant tribe numbering a few thousands only.
The Zulu power, as has been recorded, was broken in 187 9.
C.) Scarcely had the colony recovered from the shock of the Zulu War than it was involved in the revolt of the Transvaal Boers (1880-1881), an event which overshadowed all domestic concerns.
Of the tribes who were in Natal before the Zulu invasion about 1812, the two largest are the Abatembu (who are in five main divisions and number about 30,000) and the Amakwabe (seven divisions and about 20.000 people).