umbala

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Swazi[edit]

Noun[edit]

úḿbâla class 3 (plural ímíbâla class 4)

  1. lower leg
  2. color

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

umbala? class 3 (plural imibala class 4)

  1. color

Inflection[edit]

This entry needs an inflection-table template.


Zulu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

úmbâla class 3 (plural ímibâla class 4)

  1. shin
Inflection[edit]
Class 3/4
Singular Plural
Full form umbala imibala
Locative embaleni emibaleni
Singular Plural
Full form umbala imibala
Simple form mbala mibala
Locative embaleni emibaleni
Copulative ngumbala yimibala
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Modifier Substantive Modifier Substantive
Class 1 wombala owombala wemibala owemibala
Class 2 bombala abombala bemibala abemibala
Class 3 wombala owombala wemibala owemibala
Class 4 yombala eyombala yemibala eyemibala
Class 5 lombala elombala lemibala elemibala
Class 6 ombala awombala emibala awemibala
Class 7 sombala esombala semibala esemibala
Class 8 zombala ezombala zemibala ezemibala
Class 9 yombala eyombala yemibala eyemibala
Class 10 zombala ezombala zemibala ezemibala
Class 11 lombala olombala lwemibala olwemibala
Class 14 bombala obombala bemibala obemibala
Class 15 kombala okombala kwemibala okwemibala
Class 17 kombala okombala kwemibala okwemibala

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Nguni [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

úmbâla class 3 (plural ímibâla class 4)

  1. colour
  2. speck, spot, stain
Inflection[edit]
Class 3/4
Singular Plural
Full form umbala imibala
Locative embaleni emibaleni
Singular Plural
Full form umbala imibala
Simple form mbala mibala
Locative embaleni emibaleni
Copulative ngumbala yimibala
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Modifier Substantive Modifier Substantive
Class 1 wombala owombala wemibala owemibala
Class 2 bombala abombala bemibala abemibala
Class 3 wombala owombala wemibala owemibala
Class 4 yombala eyombala yemibala eyemibala
Class 5 lombala elombala lemibala elemibala
Class 6 ombala awombala emibala awemibala
Class 7 sombala esombala semibala esemibala
Class 8 zombala ezombala zemibala ezemibala
Class 9 yombala eyombala yemibala eyemibala
Class 10 zombala ezombala zemibala ezemibala
Class 11 lombala olombala lwemibala olwemibala
Class 14 bombala obombala bemibala obemibala
Class 15 kombala okombala kwemibala okwemibala
Class 17 kombala okombala kwemibala okwemibala

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