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06:29 Feb 14, 2007
English to Chinese translations [PRO] Tourism & Travel
English term or phrase:Madiba clan
As member of the Madiba clan, Nelson Mandela was raised amongst Xhosa royalty
Explanation: Mandela has received over a hundred awards over four decades, most notably the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993. He is currently a celebrated elder statesman who continues to voice his opinion on topical issues. In South Africa he is often known as Madiba, an honorary title adopted by elders of Mandela's clan. The title has come to be synonymous with Nelson Mandela.