Lobengula

biographical name
Lo·​ben·​gu·​la | \ ˌlō-bən-ˈgü-lə How to pronounce Lobengula (audio) , -ˈgyü- \

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circa 1836–1894 Zulu king of the Matabele

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“Lobengula.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lobengula. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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