Definition of Abelungu in English:

Abelungu

(also abelungu)

noun

South African
derogatory, ironic
  • With singular or plural concord. White people collectively.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From Xhosa abelungu and its cognate Zulu abelungu, plural of umlungu from abe-, plural prefix + -lungu.

Pronunciation:

Abelungu

/abəˈlʊnɡuː/