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(Encyclopedia)Cetshwayo, Ketchwayoboth: kchw´ [key], or Cetewayostw´, –w´, k– [key], c.1836–1884, king of the Zulus. Cetshwayo gained ascendancy in 1856, when he defeated in battle and...


(Encyclopedia)Ketshwayo: see Cetshwayo.


(Encyclopedia)Cetewayo: see Cetshwayo.

Dixie, Lady Florence Caroline Douglas

(Encyclopedia)Dixie, Lady Florence Caroline Douglas, 1857–1905, British traveler and writer; daughter of the 7th marquess of Queensberry. She visited Patagonia (1878–79) and wrote Across Patagonia (1880), the f...


(Encyclopedia)Ulundi ooloon´d [key] [Zulu,=the high place], town, part and seat of Ulundi local municipality (2011 pop. 187,271), KwaZulu-Natal prov., SE South Africa. Situated on a hill overlooking the Whit...


(Encyclopedia)Zululand zoo´loolnd [key], historic region and home of the Zulus, c.10,000 sq mi (25,900 sq km), NE KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Zululand is bordered by the Indian Ocean on the east, by Mozam...

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