- Mfula (Sclerocarya birrea)
- Mfula (Noun) refers to 'a river'. The word is used by three Nguni subclans in South Africa (Swati, Xhosa and Zulu).
- Mfula (Noun) is a rural area under a small town called Ntabankulu in the Eastern Cape province in South Africa. The area recieves high rainfall especially in summer due to its proximity to a mountain (intaba). The area is popularly referred to as 'Bomvini' though.