Definition of amatagati in English:

amatagati

Pronunciation /ˌamətəˈɡɑːti/

noun

(also amatikati)
South African

Origin

Mid 19th century. Apparently an alteration of Xhosa abathakathi or its cognate Zulu abathakathi practitioners of magic collectively, after Xhosa ama- or Zulu ama-, a different plural class prefix.