Zulu (zul) or isiZulu—"Ukuthula" (peace, silence, quiet, calm; tranquility, placid, lull), "Thula" (be quiet; be silent; be still; be peaceful; be tranquil, shut up), "Thulani", "Uxolo" (peace, harmony, forgiveness, tranquility), "Isithangami" (peace), "Ekuthuleni" (place of peace), "Ubucwantalala" (peace, peacefulness), "Nokuthula" (peace, mother of peace) "Cwánta" (calm, peace, quietness, clearness, spread out sitting, lying, grazing peacefully), "Uxolo" (peace)—South Africa and Lesotho.
Except from Today's poem on Poetry 24 by Kimberly Burnham
"Dungamuzi" is also a disturber of the peace
literally "dunga" "umuzi"
the village disturber on one hand
a large tree on the other
roots deep known scientifically
as "Euclea daphnoides" and "Euclea natalensis"
the bark and leaves used as a purgative
believed to cause quarreling in the village ... [see more on Poetry24 The News is the Muse] http://www.poetry24.co.uk/search/label/Kimberly%20Burnham
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