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Definition of Matabele

Matabele
Matabele Mat`a*be"le, or Matabeles Mat`a*be"les, n. pl., sing. Matabele. [Written also Matabili.] (Ethnol.) A warlike South African Kaffir tribe.
Matabele
Matabele Mat`a*be"le, or Matabeles Mat`a*be"les, n. pl., sing. Matabele. [Written also Matabili.] (Ethnol.) A warlike South African Kaffir tribe.

Meaning of Matabele from wikipedia

- Matabele may refer to: Northern Ndebele people HMS Matabele (F26), a destroyer of the Royal Navy Matabele (genus), a genus of beetle in the family Carabidae...
- The Second Matabele War, also known as the Matabeleland Rebellion or part of what is known in Zimbabwe as the First Chimurenga, was fought between 1896...
- Ndebele language. The Northern Ndebele were historically referred to as the Matabele which was a seSotho corruption of 'Ndebele'. Their history began when a...
- The Matabele War may refer to one or both of: The First Matabele War (1893) The Second Matabele War (1896–97); also called the Matabeleland Rebellion...
- First Matabele War was fought between 1893 and 1894 in modern day Zimbabwe. It pitted the British South Africa Company against the Ndebele (Matabele) Kingdom...
- known as Matabele, is an African language belonging to the Nguni group of Bantu languages, spoken by the Northern Ndebele people, or Matabele, of Zimbabwe...
- ambushed and annihilated by more than 3,000 Matabele warriors in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), during the First Matabele War. Headed by Major Allan Wilson, the...
- Matabele is a genus of beetles in the family Carabidae, containing the following species: Matabele arabica Mateu, 1986 Matabele miranda Peringuey, 1896...
- November 1893, was the most decisive battle won by the British in the First Matabele War of 1893. The British went over to Ndebele positions and were almost...
- 1790 – 9 September 1868) was a Southern African king who founded the Matabele Kingdom (khumalo), Matabeleland, in what became British South Africa Company-ruled...
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