umfazi

umfazi

(ʊmˈfɑːzɪ)
n
South African an African married woman
[Nguni]
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Uthe akuphosa amehlo, umfazi wabona into ebuhashe engadanga yagqiba.
A delegate at a recent South African obesity conference referred to this perception, which includes high social status as the umfazi ohamba kunyakazele umhlaba syndrome (the woman who makes the earth tremble).