Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A historical region of northeast Natal province in South Africa. Settled by Zulus, it was annexed by the British in 1887.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A region in South Africa with a large Zulu population.
  • proper n. The Zulu Kingdom, which used to control that land.

Etymologies

Zulu +‎ land (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Bishop Wilkinson, who has lived in Zululand, recently said, "No human of an African village would allow such a promiscuous mixing of young men and women, boys and girls."

    THE GHETTO

  • Bishop Wilkinson, who has lived in Zululand, recently said, ` No headman of an African village would allow such a promiscuous mixing of young men and women, boys and girls. '

    The Ghetto

  • Flashing Swords 9: The British Redcoat in Zululand - Joseph A McCullough

    Superhero Prose Fiction: DC Universe - Last Sons 1

  • One thing is clear, to send the king back to Zululand is to restore the _status in quo_ as it was before the war.

    Cetywayo and his White Neighbours Remarks on Recent Events in Zululand, Natal, and the Transvaal

  • I once saw the change in cultural meaning of body size happening before my very eyes, when I practiced briefly in the mid-1970s as a doctor in Zululand in South Africa.

    Our Big Problem

  • I'd run across Cumming professionally in Zululand, where he was staff-walloping Chelmsford while I was fleeing headlong from Isan'lwana, and we'd met here and there at home, and been half-civil - as I always am to suspected old flames of Elspeth.

    Watershed

  • And London wasn't Zululand, or Abilene of the old days; no one expects to be shot in the back on Half Moon Street.

    Watershed

  • I told her about Egypt and Zululand, and she talked of the places she had visited in the course of her work - Rome and Athens and Constantinople and Cairo - but never a word of the work itself.

    Watershed

  • Heavens, man, Binks and Snooks would give their right arms (supposing they haven't already left 'em in the Punjab or Zululand or China, from which you escaped with a pretty whole skin) for one-fiftieth of your glory and loot.

    Watershed

  • "You think we met for the first time in Zululand, do you?"

    Watershed

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