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English definition of “Zulu”

Zulu

noun     /ˈzuː.luː/
[C] a member of a race of people who live in South Africa People of specific racial or ethnic background [U] the language spoken by the Zulu people : He speaks Zulu.Language names Zulu     adjective a Zulu chief People of specific racial or ethnic background
(Definition of Zulu noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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