inkhosi

inkhosi

(ɪnˈkəʊsɪ)
n
a Zulu clan chief
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Umhlaba kufanele wati kutsi loNkulunkulu wemaSwati, lowavelela iNkhosi Somhlolo, ungetulu kwendalo yonkhe; unemandla ekugucula loku shiwo tangoma telitulu.
The Hhoyi Traditional Council under the leadership of Inkhosi Sandile Ngomane, will be hosting the annual cultural ceremony at Hhoyi outside Komatipoort, in the Nkomazi Local Municipality.
The spirits of the departed ancestors are typically referred to as "shades", the amadlozi or amatongo, and the great python snake is called inkhosi yamadlozi or the "lord of the shades" (Berglund 1976:142).
10) When British forces penetrated Zululand, King Cetshwayo's army, under the command of inkhosi (General) Ntshingwayo kaMohole (a seasoned battle veteran and longtime advisor to the king), stood ready at 25,000 warriors.
Inkhosikati is SiSwati for queen (the female of Inkhosi, the king).