Download E-books English-Zulu/Zulu-English Dictionary PDF

This is the unique and primary Zulu-English dictionary to be constructed in South Africa. The originators of the dictionary have been all prime teachers and writers. the improvement of the Zulu-English dictionary used to be all started within the Nineteen Forties by way of Wits college teachers, C. M. Doke and B. W. Vilakazi. Vilakazi, who died in 1947, used to be the 1st released Zulu poet and his assortment, Amal’eZulu, is indexed within the best a hundred African Books of the twentieth century. The English-Zulu dictionary was once released in 1958 via Doke, Malcolm, and Sikakana. the 1st mixed version of the 2 dictionaries (i.e. the current structure) used to be released in 1990. The English-Zulu / Zulu English Dictionary remains to be the definitive dictionary in those languages. a number of revisions were undertaken through the years to convey the orthography modern. a brand new preface, written by means of Professor J. Khumalo, used to be further in 1990 and gives an replace to the phonological tone markings initially indicated by means of Vilakazi.

Show description

Read or Download English-Zulu/Zulu-English Dictionary PDF

Best Africa books

Tick Bite Fever

Tick chew Fever is the novel memoir of a really unconventional adolescence. within the early Seventies, Dave Bennun's relations transplanted themselves from Swindon to the wilds of Kenya. His father had lived in Africa sooner than, yet for Dave, Kenya was once bemusingly new. it'd be his domestic for the following sixteen years, with issues occasionally seeming a piece surreal.

A Short History of Modern Angola

This historical past via celebrated Africanist David Birmingham starts off in 1820 with the Portuguese try to create a 3rd, African, empire after the digital lack of Asia and the USA. within the 19th century the main worthy source extracted from Angola used to be agricultural exertions, first as privately owned slaves and later as conscript employees.

Mandela: A Critical Life

Amazing in appearance--six foot 4 and bodily imposing--with an aristocratic bearing and extraordinary attraction and self-assurance, Nelson Mandela is the best African chief in sleek background, an iconic determine internationally. Now, during this new and hugely revealing biography, Tom hotel attracts on a variety of unique resources to discover a number of clean insights in regards to the shaping of Mandela's character and public personality, from his early life days and early activism, via his twenty-seven years of imprisonment, to his presidency of the recent South Africa.

A Commonwealth of Knowledge: Science, Sensibility, and White South Africa 1820-2000

Interpreting the connection of data to nationwide identification formation in smooth South Africa, this article explores how the cultivation of data served to help white political ascendancy and claims to nationhood.

Extra info for English-Zulu/Zulu-English Dictionary

Show sample text content

Rated 4.34 of 5 – based on 45 votes