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Zulu

noun Zu·lu \ ˈzü-(ˌ)lü \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of Zulu

plural Zulu or Zulus
1 : a member of a Bantu-speaking people of Natal
2 : the Bantu language of the Zulus

Zulu

adjective

Origin and Etymology of zulu

Zulu -zula (as in isiZulu the Zulu language


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Zulu

communications code word

Definition of Zulu

used as a code word for the letter z

First Known Use of zulu

1952


ZULU Defined for English Language Learners

Zulu

noun

Definition of Zulu for English Language Learners

  • : a member of a group of people living mostly in South Africa

  • : the language of the Zulu people


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