Usage examples for Zulus

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. How those Zulus did go in. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  5. 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
  6. Call in the Zulus who are watching at once. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  7. This I will do with the help of the Natal Zulus. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  8. In silence the Zulus received them. – The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley by Bertram Mitford
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. The Zulus listened attentively, and Gerard hoped that his object in telling the story was gained, viz. – The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley by Bertram Mitford
  12. The Natal Native Commissioner held a similar meeting with a number of Zulus. – Native-Life-in-South-Africa by Plaatje, Sol (Solomon Tshekisho)
  13. Already his keen young eyes swept the veld for signs of the Zulus- and he had forgotten the little house and the little patient mother. – Tales from the Veld by Ernest Glanville
  14. The two Zulus were left standing there a picture of mortification and disgust. – The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley by Bertram Mitford
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. O Dust, I hear, I hear; a royal child, a child in whom ran the blood of the Father of the Zulus, he who was my friend? – Child of Storm by H. Rider Haggard
  19. 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
  20. 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