Definition of Azanian in English:

Azanian

noun & adjective

  • See Azania

    • ‘We truly do not know whether the Azanians were Kushitic or Bantu people; we rather tend to consider them as Kushitic.’
    • ‘This is true for white people, Black people, Palestinians, Israelis, Irish, English, Boers or Azanians.’
    • ‘But tens of millions of Azanians continue to be without real political power - they are still oppressed and exploited.’
    • ‘The Soweto Students' Congress and the Azanian Co-ordinating Committee are restricted in terms of emergency regulations.’
    • ‘His so-called crimes were the ideas he espoused and developed, ideas that took root among the Azanian people and were turned into the material reality of the Soweto Uprising.’