impi


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impi

(ˈɪmpɪ)
n, pl -pi or -pies
(Military) a group of Bantu warriors
[C19: Nguni: regiment, army]
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"It was an impi of Chaka, Chief of the Zulus, that ate us up," she answered.
Now we had an easy road to follow to Chaka's kraal, for there was the spoor of the impi and of the cattle which they had stolen, and sometimes we came to the body of a warrior who had been killed because his wounds prevented him from marching farther.
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