Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as chaca, 2.

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Examples

  • One of them, Chaka, is "visited" by a still-working hologram named Winston, who offers some timely encouragement and fills Chaka with hope.

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  • I figured if they could elect a "Chaka" - (laughter) - then they could elect a "Barack."

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  • Marshall, Will and Holly must rely on their only ally - a primate called Chaka (Jorma Taccone) to navigate out of the hybrid dimension.

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  • At the beginning of this century there arose a warrior king, called Chaka, who gathered up the scattered tribes of the Zulus as a woodman gathers sticks, and as of the frail brushwood the woodman makes a stout faggot, that none can break, so of these tribes Chaka fashioned a nation so powerful that no other black people could conquer it.

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  • To illustrate his point, Q compared Michael Jackson to another well-known vocalist he’d produced I'm pretty sure Nelson can't name Chaka Khan here for legal reasons.

    Michael Jackson Dead : Edward Champion’s Reluctant Habits

  • She could talk Zulu, -- indeed, it turned out that she had run away from Zululand in T'Chaka's time, -- and she told me that all the people whom I had seen had died of fever.

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  • She could talk Zulu -- indeed, it turned out that she had run away from Zululand in T'Chaka's time -- and she told me that all the people whom I had seen had died of fever.

    Long Odds

  • Ay, by T'Chaka's head I swear it! 'and he shook Inkosi-kaas as he galloped.

    Allan Quatermain

  • It was to the effect that Nala should take a leaf out of the great Zulu T'Chaka's book, and incorporate the tribe, not destroy it.

    Maiwa's Revenge

  • Indeed, both from their habits and their talk it was easy to see that these Butiana belong to that section of the Bantu people which, since T'Chaka's time, has been known as the

    Maiwa's Revenge

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