Usage examples for Zulus

  1. The English have paid our debts, they have eaten up the Zulus, who would otherwise have destroyed us, and they have let us beat them, and now we are going to have our turn again, and, as you say, I shall be the first President." – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  2. I did this so that he might not tell any other Zulus that he had seen me. – The White Chief of the Caffres by A.W. Drayson
  3. How those Zulus did go in. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  4. Livingstone found there the Makolo, who with other tribes had moved northward on account of the pressure of the Dutch and Zulus below, and by conquering various tribes in the Zambesi region had established a strong power. – The Negro by W.E.B. Du Bois
  5. There had been a dispute of some years standing between the Transvaal and the Zulus about a strip of territory along the border, which had been claimed and occupied by the Boers since 1869. The question was referred to Shepstone before the Annexation, while he was still in Natal, and he gave a direct decision against the Boers, and in favour of the Zulus. – A Century of Wrong by F. W. Reitz
  6. The latter was by no means as neat and clean as he had been wont to find in similar dwellings among the Zulus; because the Xosa has a sort of passion for grease- and dogs. – Harley Greenoak's Charge by Bertram Mitford
  7. Call in the Zulus who are watching at once. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  8. In early manhood Botha fought against the Zulus and assisted Lucas Meyer in establishing the New Republic, which afterward became his permanent home. – With the Boer Forces by Howard C. Hillegas
  9. This I will do with the help of the Natal Zulus. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  10. You are quite right to champion the Zulus, but for all that you do not sympathize with them. – The Club of Queer Trades by G. K. Chesterton
  11. The course which it was thought the Zulus would follow, was on the open country about five miles from the coast; they must, however, pass through a portion of the bush near the Umbilo river at the head of Natal Bay, and it was here that our attack was to be made. – The White Chief of the Caffres by A.W. Drayson
  12. Zulus had captured him once, and he had come perilously close to death on so many occasions that it was a miracle that he should be sitting here now, sipping his champagne and smoking his cigarette. – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  13. That is why he is so keen a questioner of grown- up people's ideas, and a critic who may sometimes be as dangerous and destructive as Bishop Colenso's Zulus. – The Task of Social Hygiene by Havelock Ellis
  14. Her attractive name- for it was very attractive as the Zulus said it, especially those of them who were in love with her- was Mameena, daughter of Umbezi. – Child of Storm by H. Rider Haggard