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Language and Dialect

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Father Beresford and the other Kafferboeties say it must not be so." The Kafferboeties were the white supporters of the black population, but the word means literally little brother. Brother, Language, Sayings, Words, Black, Lyrics, Black People, Languages, Horse

"....Father Beresford and the other Kafferboeties say it must not be so." The Kafferboeties were the white supporters of the black population, but the word means literally little brother.

This pin shows the meaning of a "kloof", which means ravine, or steep valley. "It holds the rain and the mist, and they seep into the ground, feeding the steams in every Vacation Places, Mists, Country Roads, Blog, Water, Plants, Travel, Rocks, Childhood

This pin shows the meaning of a "kloof", which means ravine, or steep valley. "It holds the rain and the mist, and they seep into the ground, feeding the steams in every kloof."-p.33

OZWargamer: Anglo-Zulu War wargame at the Brisbane Muster 2013 The Lost World, Out Of Africa, Zulu, Image Shows, Victorian Era, Colonial, Scenery, Congo, Modeling

This image shows the meaning of "kraal". which is a enclose for cows, or can be used to refer to a specific area or tribe that is under a certain chief. "...a chief has ordered a kraal to be built..."-p.299

This pin represents the word "Inkosikazi", which means mistress.and do not laugh or talk idly, for the inkosikazi is Vendor Events, Corporate Events, Event Planning, Make Up, Mistress, Language, Corporate Events Decor, Makeup, Languages

This pin represents the word "Inkosikazi", which means mistress. "...and do not laugh or talk idly, for the inkosikazi is dead."-p.292

Afrikaans, my hart se punt I Am An African, Kwazulu Natal, My Land, E Cards, South Africa, The Book, Childhood, History, Country

SA Poetry Girl

There are only 3 choices in love: freedom, or madness, or death. If you cannot be free and you dare not face death you must go mad. And do you know what happens to a woman who goes mad? Internal combustion. She burns. That's what happens. She burns. ~Andre Brink~

Inkosi is a chief, the leader of the tribe. "Cry for the broken tribe, for the law and the custom that is gone. Aye, and cry aloud for the man who is dead, for the woman and children bereaved." I chose this picture because it shows a custom that is rare now, and many tribes in Africa were torn apart and never restored. Cry, Safari, Africa, Language, Tours, Woman, Children, Pictures, Young Children

Inkosi is a chief, the leader of the tribe. "Cry for the broken tribe, for the law and the custom that is gone. Aye, and cry aloud for the man who is dead, for the woman and children bereaved." I chose this picture because it shows a custom that is rare now, and many tribes in Africa were torn apart and never restored.

Inkosana, meaning little Inkosi, which translates to chief. It's used by Kumalo as a term of endearment to the small white boy on the horse. "I am just laughing, Inkosana. School Boy, School Uniform, Terms Of Endearment, Boys Wear, White Boys, Shirt Dress, Laughing, Mens Tops, How To Wear

Inkosana, meaning little Inkosi, which translates to chief. It's used by Kumalo as a term of endearment to the small white boy on the horse. "I am just laughing, Inkosana."

An African safari will take you to Kenya, or to Africa‟s Big Five. Kenya is a place to visit if you got good commonsense and an interest in adventure. Kenya is filled with wild beasts, Most Beautiful Animals, Beautiful Creatures, Beautiful Pictures, Zebras, What A Wonderful World, Beautiful World, Beautiful Sunset, Amazing Sunsets, Beautiful Forest

Veld is land that is unique to southern Africa and is an open plain with little to no human interference. "About you there is grass and bracken, and you may hear the forlorn crying of the titihoya, one of the birds of the veld." I felt this picture represented the beauty of the veld and the wildness of it, as it remains untouched by humans.

Tíxo is the Xosa word for the higher being. "He prays, Tíxo, we give thanks to Thee for Thy unending mercy." I feel like this picture represents what people would be grateful for being created by a higher power. Mercy Me, Grateful, Thankful, Give Thanks, Pray, Language, Feelings, People, Pictures

Tíxo is the Xosa word for the higher being. "He prays, Tíxo, we give thanks to Thee for Thy unending mercy." I feel like this picture represents what people would be grateful for being created by a higher power.

KJV Version Sunday School Lessons: Fruit of the Spirit Elementary Lesson Ideas for Children Sunday School Kids, Sunday School Lessons, Bible Lessons For Kids, Bible For Kids, Childrens Sermons, Children Ministry, Children Church, Christian Meditation, Learning To Pray

Umfundisi- "You must tell it, umfundisi. Is it heavy?" The the role of the umfundisi is to be a father figure, and he is also a kind of a priest and a holy man. I chose the picture because umfundisi represents someone who is close to God.

"I hear you, umnumzana." The Zulu language contained many titles, including this one, which means "sir". It was frequently used by Kumalo when addressing James Jarvis. Zulu Language, Tiki Toki, Treaty Of Waitangi, Black And White, Teaching, Education, Maori, Black N White, Black White

"I hear you, umnumzana." The Zulu language contained many titles, including this one, which means "sir". It was frequently used by Kumalo when addressing James Jarvis.