The History and Clan Praises of Popular Zulu Surnames

'Zulu Names' by Adrian Koopman

‘Zulu Names’ by Adrian Koopman

Every month Ulwazi receives numerous requests from the public regarding the history of their family names. Mbusiswa Zuma is our fieldworker who is dedicated to researching the history and clan praises of popular Zulu surnames. Follow the links below to read about the surnames Mbusiswa researched during the month of October:

If the origin of Zulu names is of particular interest to you, you might also want to get hold of Adrian Koopman’s book, Zulu Names, which is available on Amazon.


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