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Cetshwayo

(Zulu kɛˈtʃwɑːjɒ) or

Cetewayo

n
(Biography) ?1826–84, king of the Zulus (1873–79): defeated the British at Isandhlwana (1879) but was overwhelmed by them at Ulundi (1879); captured, he stated his case in London, and was reinstated as ruler of part of Zululand (1883)
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I was Cetewayo's man in the Nkomabakosi Regiment, serving there under the great Captain, Umslopogaasi of the Axe,[*] who taught my hands to fight.
Cheers for the Zulu leader Cetewayo and later for Boer leaders and Arabi Pasha, the leader of the 1882 Egyptian rebellion, were symptomatic of the Irish popular view that these colonial oppressions were microcosms of their own experience at the hands of the British.
Amita Bansal, [1,2,3] Cetewayo Rashid, [1,2,3] Frances Xin, [2,4] Changhong Li, [5] Erzsebet Polyak, [6] Anna Duemler, [1,7] Tom van der Meer, [1,8] Martha Stefaniak, [4] Sana Wajid, 9] Nicolai Doliba, [10] Marisa S.
The supremacy of the Queen Mother, Nqumbazi, over her son, King Cetshwayo, finds expression in Massey's (2007:258) narrative: "When a piece of crewel work bearing the motto, 'God is my King,' was presented to Cetewayo (sic) in London, he at first declined to receive it with the remark, 'There is no one over me but the Queen, my Mother!'" It is significant to learn that the graves of Nqumbazi, the mother of Cetshwayo, the amaZulu king and Mkhabayi's, the sister of Senzangakhona, Shaka's father, were "important as a refuge for those sentenced to execution" (Weir, 2007:11).
Just as the members of the 24th Welsh Regiment of Foot repelled wave after wave of King Cetewayo's attackers, so Warren Gatland's men stood firm against successive sieges from Declan Kidney's Irish.
Which Zulu leader played King Cetewayo in William III) to King Charles I?
Now he has nailed his colours to the Tory mast, backing David Cameron's proposal for a newlook National Service, Sir Michael can expect a sneaky assault by Labour's feared attack dogs - a vicious breed who employ much nastier tactics than Cetewayo's Zulus ever did at Rorke's Drift.
For further discussion of Sambourne's racial caricatures see Banta's analysis of his depictions of the Zulu monarch Cetewayo in 1882 and 1883 issues of punch (34-37).
Dinizulu - son of the great Zulu chieftain Cetewayo - was incarcerated for seven years and 6,000 Boers also arrived during the Anglo-Boer War.
Other US Grade 1 winners Cetewayo (1998 Sword Dancer Handicap, 2002 Gulfstream Park Handicap), Fleet Renee (2001 Ashland Stakes, Mother Goose Stakes), A Huevo (2003 Frank J de Francis Memorial Dash), Tapit (2004 Wood Memorial)
Having read the report of the Commission, I think that the boundary line indicated by them must almost necessarily be accepted by us, though I fear it will he most unpopular in the Transvaal; and may encourage Cetewayo to war, from the natural belief of a savage that we only yield from weakness.