What is another word for induna?

Pronunciation: [ɪndˈuːnə] (IPA)

Induna is a word in the isiZulu language that refers to a leader or headman of a community or village. There are several synonyms for the word induna, including "izinduna" which is the plural form of the word, "umnumzana" which also means leader or chief, "inkosi" which means king or chief, "umphakathi" which means community, and "umholi" which means boss or manager. These synonyms reflect the importance of leadership and community in traditional African societies, where the role of the induna was to provide guidance, support and protection to their community members. Today, the term induna is still widely used in South Africa and is considered an important cultural and historical reference point.

What are the hypernyms for Induna?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

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