the indigenous name applied to South Africa by indigenous black nationalists or liberationists.
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The Azanian hosts welcome the delegation with a banquet, but do not fully grasp the message."Severely Conservative"?
February 10, 2012
a native or inhabitant of Azania (another name used esp by many Black political activists for South Africa)
of or relating to Azania
Word Origin for Azania
perhaps from Arabic Adzan East Africa
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