Pondo

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Pondo

(ˈpɒndəʊ)
npl -do or -dos
1. (Peoples) a member of a Negroid people of southern Africa, living chiefly in Pondoland
2. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Bantu grouping of the Niger-Congo family, and closely related to Xhosa
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Now, after Chaka had come to the Duguza kraal, for a while he sat quiet, then the old thirst of blood came on him, and he sent his impis against the people of the Pondos, and they destroyed that people, and brought back their cattle.
I a Xhosa, say you are my brothers, Swazis, Pondos, Basutos, we die like brothers, for though they made us leave our assegais in the kraal, our voices are left with our bodies".