Definition of Cetshwayo in English:


Syllabification: Cetsh·wa·yo
Pronunciation: /keCHˈwī-ō
(also Cetewayo /ˌsetəˈwī-ō/)
( Circa 1826–84), Zulu king. He became ruler of Zululand in 1873 and was involved in a series of battles with the Afrikaners and British; he was deposed as leader after the capture of his capital by the British in 1879.

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