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English-isiZulu / isiZulu-English Dictionary

Fourth Edition

1296 pages

May, 2014

ISBN: 9781868147380



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Benedict Wallet Vilakazi was a poet, novelist, and lectured in the Department of Bantu Studies at the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. He was the first Black South African to receive a Phd.

D. M. Malcolm was a linguist and lecturer at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal (previously the University of Natal).

Mzilikazi Khumalo is a South African composer, and Professor Emeritus at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.

 A comprehensive English and Zulu Dictionary.
The first the English and Zulu Dictionary dictionary was published in 1958 by Wits Unviersity Press and compiled by C.M. Doke and B.W. Vilakazi, intended as a companion to the Zulu-English Dictionary compiled by Doke and Vilakazi (first published 1948 by Wits University Press). The first combined edition with English-isiZulu / isiZulu-English was published in 1990 and remains the definitive authority. A vised isiZulu orthography is introduced in this Fourth Edition in line with the approved PanSALB (2008) orthography revisions undertaken under the auspices and control of the Wits Language Centre, Johannesburg.