ithanga

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Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ítʰaːᵑɡ̊ǎ̤]

Noun[edit]

íthangá class 5 (plural ámáthangá class 6)

  1. thigh

Inflection[edit]

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Zulu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /íːtʰaːnɡá/

Noun[edit]

ī́thangá class 5 (plural amáthangá class 6)

  1. thigh

Inflection[edit]

Class 5/6
Singular Plural
Full form ithanga amathanga
Locative ethangeni emathangeni
Singular Plural
Full form ithanga amathanga
Simple form lithanga mathanga
Locative ethangeni emathangeni
Copulative yithanga ngamathanga
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Modifier Substantive Modifier Substantive
Class 1 wethanga owethanga wamathanga owamathanga
Class 2 bethanga abethanga bamathanga abamathanga
Class 3 wethanga owethanga wamathanga owamathanga
Class 4 yethanga eyethanga yamathanga eyamathanga
Class 5 lethanga elethanga lamathanga elamathanga
Class 6 ethanga awethanga amathanga awamathanga
Class 7 sethanga esethanga samathanga esamathanga
Class 8 zethanga ezethanga zamathanga ezamathanga
Class 9 yethanga eyethanga yamathanga eyamathanga
Class 10 zethanga ezethanga zamathanga ezamathanga
Class 11 lwethanga olwethanga lwamathanga olwamathanga
Class 14 bethanga obethanga bamathanga obamathanga
Class 15 kwethanga okwethanga kwamathanga okwamathanga
Class 17 kwethanga okwethanga kwamathanga okwamathanga

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *ìtàngà (melon).

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /íːtʰaːnɡa/

Noun[edit]

ī́thanga class 5 (plural amáthanga class 6)

  1. pumpkin
  2. squash

Inflection[edit]

Class 5/6
Singular Plural
Full form ithanga amathanga
Locative ethangeni emathangeni
Singular Plural
Full form ithanga amathanga
Simple form lithanga mathanga
Locative ethangeni emathangeni
Copulative yithanga ngamathanga
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Modifier Substantive Modifier Substantive
Class 1 wethanga owethanga wamathanga owamathanga
Class 2 bethanga abethanga bamathanga abamathanga
Class 3 wethanga owethanga wamathanga owamathanga
Class 4 yethanga eyethanga yamathanga eyamathanga
Class 5 lethanga elethanga lamathanga elamathanga
Class 6 ethanga awethanga amathanga awamathanga
Class 7 sethanga esethanga samathanga esamathanga
Class 8 zethanga ezethanga zamathanga ezamathanga
Class 9 yethanga eyethanga yamathanga eyamathanga
Class 10 zethanga ezethanga zamathanga ezamathanga
Class 11 lwethanga olwethanga lwamathanga olwamathanga
Class 14 bethanga obethanga bamathanga obamathanga
Class 15 kwethanga okwethanga kwamathanga okwamathanga
Class 17 kwethanga okwethanga kwamathanga okwamathanga

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