geographical name territory E Republic of South Africa in NE KwaZulu-Natal bordering on Indian Ocean N of the Tugela area 10,362 square miles (26,838 square kilometers)

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  • Zululand — Zululand, the Zulu dominated area of northern KwaZulu Natal Province in South Africa, extends along the coast of the Indian Ocean from the Tugela River in the south to Pongola River in the north. Historical Zululand stretches over the modern day… …   Wikipedia

  • Zululand — District Municipality Symbole …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Zululand — • A territory in South Africa inhabited by the Zulus or Amazulus, who belong to the Bantu family Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Zululand     Zululand      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Zululand — Zululand, mit Tongaland zusammen Teil (Provinz) der brit. Kronkolonie Natal in Südostafrika, 27.064 qkm, (1898) 201.635 E.; gebirgig, fruchtbar und gesund. Z. wurde 1887 als brit. Kronkolonie erklärt (s. Zulukaffern), 1897 mit Tongaland vereinigt …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Zululand — nom donné par les Anglo Saxons à l état zoulou que dirigea Chaka dans les années 1818 1828, au N. du territoire qui allait devenir le Natal. Enjeu d une guerre entre les Boers et les Zoulous, qui furent vaincus en 1838, il devint un protectorat… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Zululand —   [ tsuːluː , zuːluː ], Landschaft im Norden der Provinz KwaZulu/Natal, Republik Südafrika. Das nördlich des unteren Tugela sich erstreckende Hügelland mit üppiger subtropischer Vegetation war bis zum Beginn der Unterwerfung durch die Briten… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Zululand — [zo͞o′lo͞o land΄] region in KwaZulu Natal province, South Africa: formerly a Zulu kingdom …   English World dictionary

  • Zululand — /zooh looh land /, n. a territory in NE Natal, in the Republic of South Africa. * * * Historical region, eastern South Africa. It was the home of the Zulu people when Chief Shaka established dominance over what is now KwaZulu/Natal. His state… …   Universalium

  • Zululand — Zoulouland Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le Zoulouland (ou zululand) peut désigner : Le zoulouland en Afrique australe était une sous domination britannique (1887 1897) qui… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ZULULAND —    (181), a territory to the NE. of Natal, from which it is separated by the Tugela, and of which it was independent till 1898, but it is now an integral part; it is a little larger than Belgium, is well watered, is capable of cultivation, and… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

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