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Nguni

Overview page. Subjects: World History — African Studies.

Several groups of ethnically related people in southern Africa. In the 1820s, the Zulu in the Natal area, under their king Shaka, developed a superior military force, made up of regiments...

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Nguni

Ari Nave.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 550 words.

Historians believe that the ancestors of contemporary Nguni were the first Bantu speakers to arrive in southeastern Africa, some time

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Nguni

Nave Ari.

in Encyclopedia of Africa

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Studies. 550 words.

Historians believe that the ancestors of contemporary Nguni were the first Bantu speakers to arrive in southeastern Africa, some time

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Nguni

Overview page. Subjects: World History — African Studies.

Several groups of ethnically related people in southern Africa. In the 1820s, the Zulu in the Natal area, under their king Shaka, developed a superior military force, made up of regiments...

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Nguni

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 146 words.

Several groups of ethnically related people in southern Africa. In the 1820s, the Zulu in the Natal area, under their

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Nguni

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 151 words.

Several groups of ethnically related people in southern Africa. In the 1820s, the Zulu in the Natal area, under their king ...

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Nguni

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 70 words.

abalone, Albinoni, Annigoni, Antonioni, baloney, Bodoni, boloney, bony, calzone, cannelloni, canzone, cicerone, coney, conversazione, coronae, crony, Gaborone, Giorgione,

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Nguni

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 70 words.

abalone, Albinoni, Annigoni, Antonioni, baloney, Bodoni, boloney, bony, calzone, cannelloni, canzone, cicerone, coney, conversazione, coronae, crony, Gaborone, Giorgione,

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Nguni

P. H. Matthews.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 24 words.

Group of closely similar languages or dialects of the Bantu family in the extreme south of its range: they include

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Nguni

P. H. Matthews.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 24 words.

Group of closely similar languages or dialects of the *Bantu family in the extreme south of its range: they

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Nguni Southern African ethnic groups that speak related Bantu languages and inhabit southeast Africa from Cape Province to southern Mozambique.

Ari Nave.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 550 words.

Historians believe that the ancestors of contemporary Nguni were the first Bantu speakers to arrive in southeastern Africa, some time after the second century c.e.. Linguists point to...

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Social construction and cultural meanings of STI/HIV-related terminology among Nguni-speaking inmates and warders in four South African correctional facilities

Sibusiso Sifunda, Priscilla S. Reddy, Ronald B. Braithwaite, Torrence Stephens, Sibusisiwe Bhengu, Robert A. C. Ruiter and Bart Van Den Borne.

in Health Education Research

December 2007; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 5183 words.

Cultural sensitivity is increasingly recognized as a means to enhance the effectiveness of health promotion programmes all over the world. Sociocultural meanings and terminology of diseases...

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Zulu

Elizabeth Heath.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 808 words.

The Zulu are one of many southern African peoples belonging to the broader Nguni linguistic group. Like other Nguni groups

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Zulu

Heath Elizabeth.

in Encyclopedia of Africa

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Studies. 817 words.

The Zulu are one of many southern African peoples belonging to the broader Nguni linguistic group. Like other Nguni groups

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amafufunyane <i>n.</i>

Andrew M. Colman.

in A Dictionary of Psychology

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Psychology. 75 words.

The plural form of the word *ufufunyane in Nguni languages; a *culture-bound syndrome found mainly among young women

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Xhosa

Elizabeth Heath.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 508 words.

The Xhosa are one of several peoples belonging to the broader Nguni linguistic group. They number about eight million, the

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Ndebele

Eric Young.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 411 words.

The founder of the Ndebele was Mzilikazi, the head of the Khumalo Dynasty. His people spoke a Nguni language like

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Mpondo

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 46 words.

The Mpondo primarily inhabit Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. They speak Xhosa, a Bantu language in the Nguni group. Approximately

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Mpondo

Edited by Henry Louis Gates and Kwame Anthony Appiah.

in Encyclopedia of Africa

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Studies. 46 words.

The Mpondo primarily inhabit Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. They speak Xhosa, a Bantu language in the Nguni

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Ndebele

Eric Young.

in Encyclopedia of Africa

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Studies. 414 words.

The founder of the Ndebele was Mzilikazi, the head of the Khumalo Dynasty. His people spoke a Nguni language like

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Xhosa

Heath Elizabeth.

in Encyclopedia of Africa

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Studies. 512 words.

The Xhosa are one of several peoples belonging to the broader Nguni linguistic group. They number about eight million, the

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