isikhumba

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

isíkhumba class 7 (plural izikhûmba class 8)

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

Inflection[edit]

Class 7/8
Singular Plural
Full form isikhumba izikhumba
Locative esikhumbeni ezikhumbeni
Singular Plural
Full form isikhumba izikhumba
Simple form sikhumba zikhumba
Locative esikhumbeni ezikhumbeni
Copulative yisikhumba yizikhumba
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Modifier Substantive Modifier Substantive
Class 1 wesikhumba owesikhumba wezikhumba owezikhumba
Class 2 besikhumba abesikhumba bezikhumba abezikhumba
Class 3 wesikhumba owesikhumba wezikhumba owezikhumba
Class 4 yesikhumba eyesikhumba yezikhumba eyezikhumba
Class 5 lesikhumba elesikhumba lezikhumba elezikhumba
Class 6 esikhumba awesikhumba ezikhumba awezikhumba
Class 7 sesikhumba esesikhumba sezikhumba esezikhumba
Class 8 zesikhumba ezesikhumba zezikhumba ezezikhumba
Class 9 yesikhumba eyesikhumba yezikhumba eyezikhumba
Class 10 zesikhumba ezesikhumba zezikhumba ezezikhumba
Class 11 lwesikhumba olwesikhumba lwezikhumba olwezikhumba
Class 14 besikhumba obesikhumba bezikhumba obezikhumba
Class 15 kwesikhumba okwesikhumba kwezikhumba okwezikhumba
Class 17 kwesikhumba okwesikhumba kwezikhumba okwezikhumba

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