Download a PDF to print or study offline.

Study Guide
Cite This Study Guide

How to Cite This Study Guide

quotation mark graphic


Course Hero. "Cry, the Beloved Country Study Guide." Course Hero. 7 Apr. 2018. Web. 16 Dec. 2018. <>.

In text

(Course Hero)



Course Hero. (2018, April 7). Cry, the Beloved Country Study Guide. In Course Hero. Retrieved December 16, 2018, from

In text

(Course Hero, 2018)



Course Hero. "Cry, the Beloved Country Study Guide." April 7, 2018. Accessed December 16, 2018.


Course Hero, "Cry, the Beloved Country Study Guide," April 7, 2018, accessed December 16, 2018,

Cry, the Beloved Country | Glossary


Afrikaans (n): a simplified version of Dutch, used by Dutch settlers of South Africa

Afrikaner (n): Dutch settler of South Africa

inkosana (n): little chief or little master

inkosi (n): chief, master

inkosikazi (n): mistress

kloof (n): ravine

kraal (n): cattle enclosure

Nkosi sikelel' iAfrika (phrase): God Bless Africa

siyafa (phrase): then we die

titihoya (n): bird

Tixo (n): God

umfundisi (n): parson (title of respect)

umnumzana (n): sir (title of respect)

veld (n): open-grass country

Xosa (n): native tribe of the eastern Cape

Zulu (n): great tribe of Zululand

Cite This Study Guide

information icon Have study documents to share about Cry, the Beloved Country? Upload them to earn free Course Hero access!