Vandau kana Mandau idzinza revanhu vechiBantu vakazvarwa muChipinge uye vanhu vedzinza rechiShona, vanoutaura mutauro unonzi Chindau.

Mandau
Mutauro Chindau
Vatuari 2.4 mazanazana (2000-2006)
Mutauronyina ShangaDanda
Mhuri yemutauro Bantu * Shona * S15 (Ndau)
Nzvimbo Zimbabwe, Mozambiki

Vambo rezitaEdit

Zita rekuti Ndau rinobva mukukwazisa kwevanhu kwechinyakare "Ndau wee!" mukukwazisa uye mamwe maratidziro enharaunda. Vangoni pavakaona izvi, vakavadaidza kuti vanhu vechiNdau, iro zita pacharo rinoreva:

Dzimwe pfungwa ndedzekuti zita iri rakatorwa kubva mumashoko echiNguni "Amading'indawo" zvinoreva kuti "avo vanotsvaga nzvimbo" sezvo izvi zviri izvo vaGaza Nguni vakavadaidza uye zita rakazoshanduka rikava Ndau. Izvi zvakakanganisa, nekuti Mandau wakange wachigara panzimbo yenyika kudhara, Manguni wakavawana vakatogara munzvimbo dzeZimbabwe neMozambiki muma1500.[1]

Iwo mapoka mashanu makuru emaNdau ndiwo: Magova; Mashanga; Vatomboti, Madanda neTeve. Vanhu vekare veNdau vakasangana nemaKhoisan (Makhoi neMasan vese) panguva yekutengeserana kwekutanga nemaArabhu kuShiriyandenga inozivikanwa seMapungubwe. Vakatengesa nemaArabhu na "Mpalu" "Njeti" uye "Vukotlo '' aya ndiwo machira matsvuku, machena uye eungu (bhuruu) pamwe chete ne endarama. Mandau vanhu vaitengesa mishonga yechivanhu, masimba emweya, makanda emhuka nemapfupa.

Mabviro eruzivoEdit

  1. dos Santos, J. Ethiopia Oriental, Evora, 1609, Liv. II, Cap. VIII Santos Ethiopia Oriental 1609.