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Kutapa (kidnap, capture person for slaves) zvichireva kubata muvengi panguva yehondo achiitwa nhapwa.

Mamwe Mazwi[chinja | edit source]

Mitauro yeBantu[chinja | edit source]

  • VaBemba vanoti -tapa (n. plunder) kureva kutapa.
  • VaChikunda naMang'anja vanoti kufamba (man stealing; kidnap; the act of man stealing).
  • VaYao vanoti kufwamba, kuswamba kana chiswamba (man stealing; kidnap, to steal people).
  • Mang'anja vanoti chifamba (a predatory or slave trade or piratical war) kureva hondo yekuba vanhu. Mamwe mazwi: chiwamba (a war of theft).
  • Mang'anja vanoti chivamba, chifamba kana chifwamba (guerilla warfare in which people are caught from the villages or three or four carried off or killed: nkondo ya chivamba; man-stealing).
  • Mang'anja vanoti nkondo ya chiwamba, yazula chimanga - a war of theft, it has rooted up the maize.