mnyama

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Northern Ndebele[edit]

Relative[edit]

-mnyama?

  1. black

Inflection[edit]

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally a reassignment of nyama to an animate class.

Noun[edit]

mnyama (m-wa class, plural wanyama)

  1. animal (organism)

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Swazi[edit]

Relative[edit]

-mnyáma

  1. black

Inflection[edit]

This relative needs an inflection-table template.


Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From umnyama.

Relative[edit]

-mnyama?

  1. black
  2. dark
  3. deep
  4. profound

Inflection[edit]

Relative concord
Modifier Copulative
positive negative positive negative
1st singular engimnyama engingemnyama ngimnyama angimnyama
2nd singular omnyama ongemnyama umnyama awumnyama
1st plural esimnyama esingemnyama simnyama asimnyama
2nd plural enimnyama eningemnyama nimnyama animnyama
Class 1 omnyama ongemnyama umnyama akamnyama
Class 2 abamnyama abangemnyama bamnyama abamnyama
Class 3 omnyama ongemnyama umnyama awumnyama
Class 4 emnyama engemnyama imnyama ayimnyama
Class 5 elimnyama elingemnyama limnyama alimnyama
Class 6 amnyama angemnyama amnyama awamnyama
Class 7 esimnyama esingemnyama simnyama asimnyama
Class 8 ezimnyama ezingemnyama zimnyama azimnyama
Class 9 emnyama engemnyama imnyama ayimnyama
Class 10 ezimnyama ezingemnyama zimnyama azimnyama
Class 11 olumnyama olungemnyama lumnyama alumnyama
Class 14 obumnyama obungemnyama bumnyama abumnyama
Class 15 okumnyama okungemnyama kumnyama akumnyama
Class 17 okumnyama okungemnyama kumnyama akumnyama

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