ebula

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

ebula

  1. nominative plural of ebulum
  2. accusative plural of ebulum
  3. vocative plural of ebulum

Zulu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-jʊ̀bʊda, reversive form of Proto-Bantu *-jʊ̀ba (to skin (fruit or animal)).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /eɓuːla/

Verb[edit]

-ebula

  1. (transitive) to peel, to remove bark
  2. (transitive) to flog

Inflection[edit]

Tone L
Infinitive ukwebula
Positive Negative
Infinitive ukwebula ukungebuli
Imperative
Simple + object concord
Singular yebula -ebule
Plural yebulani -ebuleni
Present
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngiyebula, ngebula engebulayo, engebula ngebula angebuli engingebuli ngingebuli
2nd singular uyebula, webula owebulayo, owebula webula awebuli ongebuli ungebuli
1st plural siyebula, sebula esebulayo, esebula sebula asebuli esingebuli singebuli
2nd plural niyebula, nebula enebulayo, enebula nebula anebuli eningebuli ningebuli
Class 1 uyebula, webula owebulayo, owebula ebula akebuli ongebuli engebuli
Class 2 bayebula, bebula abebulayo, abebula bebula abebuli abangebuli bengebuli
Class 3 uyebula, webula owebulayo, owebula webula awebuli ongebuli ungebuli
Class 4 iyebula, yebula eyebulayo, eyebula yebula ayebuli engebuli ingebuli
Class 5 liyebula, lebula elebulayo, elebula lebula alebuli elingebuli lingebuli
Class 6 ayebula, ebula ebulayo, ebula ebula awebuli angebuli engebuli
Class 7 siyebula, sebula esebulayo, esebula sebula asebuli esingebuli singebuli
Class 8 ziyebula, zebula ezebulayo, ezebula zebula azebuli ezingebuli zingebuli
Class 9 iyebula, yebula eyebulayo, eyebula yebula ayebuli engebuli ingebuli
Class 10 ziyebula, zebula ezebulayo, ezebula zebula azebuli ezingebuli zingebuli
Class 11 luyebula, lwebula olwebulayo, olwebula lwebula alwebuli olungebuli lungebuli
Class 14 buyebula, bebula obebulayo, obebula bebula abebuli obungebuli bungebuli
Class 15 kuyebula, kwebula okwebulayo, okwebula kwebula akwebuli okungebuli kungebuli
Class 17 kuyebula, kwebula okwebulayo, okwebula kwebula akwebuli okungebuli kungebuli
Recent past
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngebulile, ngebulē engebulile, engebulē ngebulile, ngebulē angebulanga engingebulanga ngingebulanga
2nd singular webulile, webulē owebulile, owebulē webulile, webulē awebulanga ongebulanga ungebulanga
1st plural sebulile, sebulē esebulile, esebulē sebulile, sebulē asebulanga esingebulanga singebulanga
2nd plural nebulile, nebulē enebulile, enebulē nebulile, nebulē anebulanga eningebulanga ningebulanga
Class 1 webulile, webulē owebulile, owebulē ebulile, ebulē akebulanga ongebulanga engebulanga
Class 2 bebulile, bebulē abebulile, abebulē bebulile, bebulē abebulanga abangebulanga bengebulanga
Class 3 webulile, webulē owebulile, owebulē webulile, webulē awebulanga ongebulanga ungebulanga
Class 4 yebulile, yebulē eyebulile, eyebulē yebulile, yebulē ayebulanga engebulanga ingebulanga
Class 5 lebulile, lebulē elebulile, elebulē lebulile, lebulē alebulanga elingebulanga lingebulanga
Class 6 ebulile, ebulē ebulile, ebulē ebulile, ebulē awebulanga angebulanga engebulanga
Class 7 sebulile, sebulē esebulile, esebulē sebulile, sebulē asebulanga esingebulanga singebulanga
Class 8 zebulile, zebulē ezebulile, ezebulē zebulile, zebulē azebulanga ezingebulanga zingebulanga
Class 9 yebulile, yebulē eyebulile, eyebulē yebulile, yebulē ayebulanga engebulanga ingebulanga
Class 10 zebulile, zebulē ezebulile, ezebulē zebulile, zebulē azebulanga ezingebulanga zingebulanga
Class 11 lwebulile, lwebulē olwebulile, olwebulē lwebulile, lwebulē alwebulanga olungebulanga lungebulanga
Class 14 bebulile, bebulē obebulile, obebulē bebulile, bebulē abebulanga obungebulanga bungebulanga
Class 15 kwebulile, kwebulē okwebulile, okwebulē kwebulile, kwebulē akwebulanga okungebulanga kungebulanga
Class 17 kwebulile, kwebulē okwebulile, okwebulē kwebulile, kwebulē akwebulanga okungebulanga kungebulanga
Remote past
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngēbula engēbula ngēbula angebulanga engingebulanga ngingebulanga
2nd singular wēbula owēbula wēbula awebulanga ongebulanga ungebulanga
1st plural sēbula esēbula sēbula asebulanga esingebulanga singebulanga
2nd plural nēbula enēbula nēbula anebulanga eningebulanga ningebulanga
Class 1 wēbula owēbula ēbula akebulanga ongebulanga engebulanga
Class 2 bēbula abēbula bēbula abebulanga abangebulanga bengebulanga
Class 3 wēbula owēbula wēbula awebulanga ongebulanga ungebulanga
Class 4 yēbula eyēbula yēbula ayebulanga engebulanga ingebulanga
Class 5 lēbula elēbula lēbula alebulanga elingebulanga lingebulanga
Class 6 ēbula ēbula ēbula awebulanga angebulanga engebulanga
Class 7 sēbula esēbula sēbula asebulanga esingebulanga singebulanga
Class 8 zēbula ezēbula zēbula azebulanga ezingebulanga zingebulanga
Class 9 yēbula eyēbula yēbula ayebulanga engebulanga ingebulanga
Class 10 zēbula ezēbula zēbula azebulanga ezingebulanga zingebulanga
Class 11 lwēbula olwēbula lwēbula alwebulanga olungebulanga lungebulanga
Class 14 bēbula obēbula bēbula abebulanga obungebulanga bungebulanga
Class 15 kwēbula okwēbula kwēbula akwebulanga okungebulanga kungebulanga
Class 17 kwēbula okwēbula kwēbula akwebulanga okungebulanga kungebulanga
Potential
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngingebula ngingebula ngingebule ngingebule
2nd singular ungebula ungebula ungebule ungebule
1st plural singebula singebula singebule singebule
2nd plural ningebula ningebula ningebule ningebule
Class 1 angebula engebula angebule engebule
Class 2 bangebula bengebula bangebule bengebule
Class 3 ungebula ungebula ungebule ungebule
Class 4 ingebula ingebula ingebule ingebule
Class 5 lingebula lingebula lingebule lingebule
Class 6 angebula engebula angebule engebule
Class 7 singebula singebula singebule singebule
Class 8 zingebula zingebula zingebule zingebule
Class 9 ingebula ingebula ingebule ingebule
Class 10 zingebula zingebula zingebule zingebule
Class 11 lungebula lungebula lungebule lungebule
Class 14 bungebula bungebula bungebule bungebule
Class 15 kungebula kungebula kungebule kungebule
Class 17 kungebula kungebula kungebule kungebule
Immediate future
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngizokwebula engizokwebula ngizokwebula angizukwebula engingezukwebula ngingezukwebula
2nd singular uzokwebula ozokwebula uzokwebula awuzukwebula ongezukwebula ungezukwebula
1st plural sizokwebula esizokwebula sizokwebula asizukwebula esingezukwebula singezukwebula
2nd plural nizokwebula enizokwebula nizokwebula anizukwebula eningezukwebula ningezukwebula
Class 1 uzokwebula ozokwebula ezokwebula akazukwebula ongezukwebula engezukwebula
Class 2 bazokwebula abazokwebula bezokwebula abazukwebula abangezukwebula bengezukwebula
Class 3 uzokwebula ozokwebula uzokwebula awuzukwebula ongezukwebula ungezukwebula
Class 4 izokwebula ezokwebula izokwebula ayizukwebula engezukwebula ingezukwebula
Class 5 lizokwebula elizokwebula lizokwebula alizukwebula elingezukwebula lingezukwebula
Class 6 azokwebula azokwebula ezokwebula awazukwebula angezukwebula engezukwebula
Class 7 sizokwebula esizokwebula sizokwebula asizukwebula esingezukwebula singezukwebula
Class 8 zizokwebula ezizokwebula zizokwebula azizukwebula ezingezukwebula zingezukwebula
Class 9 izokwebula ezokwebula izokwebula ayizukwebula engezukwebula ingezukwebula
Class 10 zizokwebula ezizokwebula zizokwebula azizukwebula ezingezukwebula zingezukwebula
Class 11 luzokwebula oluzokwebula luzokwebula aluzukwebula olungezukwebula lungezukwebula
Class 14 buzokwebula obuzokwebula buzokwebula abuzukwebula obungezukwebula bungezukwebula
Class 15 kuzokwebula okuzokwebula kuzokwebula akuzukwebula okungezukwebula kungezukwebula
Class 17 kuzokwebula okuzokwebula kuzokwebula akuzukwebula okungezukwebula kungezukwebula
Remote future
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngiyokwebula engiyokwebula ngiyokwebula angiyukwebula engingeyukwebula ngingeyukwebula
2nd singular uyokwebula oyokwebula uyokwebula awuyukwebula ongeyukwebula ungeyukwebula
1st plural siyokwebula esiyokwebula siyokwebula asiyukwebula esingeyukwebula singeyukwebula
2nd plural niyokwebula eniyokwebula niyokwebula aniyukwebula eningeyukwebula ningeyukwebula
Class 1 uyokwebula oyokwebula eyokwebula akayukwebula ongeyukwebula engeyukwebula
Class 2 bayokwebula abayokwebula beyokwebula abayukwebula abangeyukwebula bengeyukwebula
Class 3 uyokwebula oyokwebula uyokwebula awuyukwebula ongeyukwebula ungeyukwebula
Class 4 iyokwebula eyokwebula iyokwebula ayiyukwebula engeyukwebula ingeyukwebula
Class 5 liyokwebula eliyokwebula liyokwebula aliyukwebula elingeyukwebula lingeyukwebula
Class 6 ayokwebula ayokwebula eyokwebula awayukwebula angeyukwebula engeyukwebula
Class 7 siyokwebula esiyokwebula siyokwebula asiyukwebula esingeyukwebula singeyukwebula
Class 8 ziyokwebula eziyokwebula ziyokwebula aziyukwebula ezingeyukwebula zingeyukwebula
Class 9 iyokwebula eyokwebula iyokwebula ayiyukwebula engeyukwebula ingeyukwebula
Class 10 ziyokwebula eziyokwebula ziyokwebula aziyukwebula ezingeyukwebula zingeyukwebula
Class 11 luyokwebula oluyokwebula luyokwebula aluyukwebula olungeyukwebula lungeyukwebula
Class 14 buyokwebula obuyokwebula buyokwebula abuyukwebula obungeyukwebula bungeyukwebula
Class 15 kuyokwebula okuyokwebula kuyokwebula akuyukwebula okungeyukwebula kungeyukwebula
Class 17 kuyokwebula okuyokwebula kuyokwebula akuyukwebula okungeyukwebula kungeyukwebula
Present subjunctive
Positive Negative
1st singular ngebule ngingebuli
2nd singular webule ungebuli
1st plural sebule singebuli
2nd plural nebule ningebuli
Class 1 ebule angebuli
Class 2 bebule bangebuli
Class 3 webule ungebuli
Class 4 yebule ingebuli
Class 5 lebule lingebuli
Class 6 ebule angebuli
Class 7 sebule singebuli
Class 8 zebule zingebuli
Class 9 yebule ingebuli
Class 10 zebule zingebuli
Class 11 lwebule lungebuli
Class 14 bebule bungebuli
Class 15 kwebule kungebuli
Class 17 kwebule kungebuli
Past subjunctive
Positive Negative
1st singular ngebula ngangebula, angebula, angangebula
2nd singular webula wangebula, awebula, awangebula
1st plural sebula sangebula, asebula, asangebula
2nd plural nebula nangebula, anebula, anangebula
Class 1 webula wangebula, akebula, akangebula
Class 2 bebula bangebula, abebula, abangebula
Class 3 webula wangebula, awebula, awangebula
Class 4 yebula yangebula, ayebula, ayangebula
Class 5 lebula langebula, alebula, alangebula
Class 6 ebula angebula, awebula, awangebula
Class 7 sebula sangebula, asebula, asangebula
Class 8 zebula zangebula, azebula, azangebula
Class 9 yebula yangebula, ayebula, ayangebula
Class 10 zebula zangebula, azebula, azangebula
Class 11 lwebula lwangebula, alwebula, alwangebula
Class 14 bebula bangebula, abebula, abangebula
Class 15 kwebula kwangebula, akwebula, akwangebula
Class 17 kwebula kwangebula, akwebula, akwangebula

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