isikhumba

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Noun[edit]

isikhumba class 7/8 ‎(plural izikhumba)

  1. skin, hide (of a human or animal)
  2. leather

Inflection[edit]

Class 7/8, tone class L
Singular Plural
Full form isikhumba izikhumba
Simple form sikhumba zikhumba
Locative esikhumbeni ezikhumbeni
Copulative yisikhumba yizikhumba
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Class 1 wesikhumba wezikhumba
Class 2 besikhumba bezikhumba
Class 3 wesikhumba wezikhumba
Class 4 yesikhumba yezikhumba
Class 5 lesikhumba lezikhumba
Class 6 esikhumba ezikhumba
Class 7 sesikhumba sezikhumba
Class 8 zesikhumba zezikhumba
Class 9 yesikhumba yezikhumba
Class 10 zesikhumba zezikhumba
Class 11 lwesikhumba lwezikhumba
Class 14 besikhumba bezikhumba
Class 15 kwesikhumba kwezikhumba
Class 17 kwesikhumba kwezikhumba

Synonyms[edit]

(human skin):