bomvu

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Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *-bomvú.

Relative[edit]

-bomvú

  1. red

Inflection[edit]

This relative needs an inflection-table template.


Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *-bomvú, from ibomvu (red ochre).

Relative[edit]

-bomvú

  1. red

Inflection[edit]

Relative concord, tone class LH
Modifier Copulative
1st singular engibomvu ngibomvu
2nd singular obomvu ubomvu
1st plural esibomvu sibomvu
2nd plural enibomvu nibomvu
Class 1 obomvu ubomvu
Class 2 ababomvu babomvu
Class 3 obomvu ubomvu
Class 4 ebomvu ibomvu
Class 5 elibomvu libomvu
Class 6 abomvu abomvu
Class 7 esibomvu sibomvu
Class 8 ezibomvu zibomvu
Class 9 ebomvu ibomvu
Class 10 ezibomvu zibomvu
Class 11 olubomvu lubomvu
Class 14 obubomvu bubomvu
Class 15 okubomvu kubomvu
Class 17 okubomvu kubomvu

Derived terms[edit]