umfazi

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Northern Ndebele[edit]

Noun[edit]

umfazi? class 1 (plural abafazi class 2)

  1. woman

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nguni [Term?], from Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀kádí.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [úḿ̩fâːz̥i̤]

Noun[edit]

úḿfâzi class 1 (plural ábáfâzi class 2)

  1. woman

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From umufo +‎ -azi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

úmfâzi class 1 (plural ábafâzi class 2)

  1. woman

Inflection[edit]

Class 1/2
Singular Plural
Full form umfazi abafazi
Locative kumfazi kubafazi
Singular Plural
Full form umfazi abafazi
Simple form mfazi bafazi
Locative kumfazi kubafazi
Copulative ngumfazi ngabafazi
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Modifier Substantive Modifier Substantive
Class 1 womfazi owomfazi wabafazi owabafazi
Class 2 bomfazi abomfazi babafazi ababafazi
Class 3 womfazi owomfazi wabafazi owabafazi
Class 4 yomfazi eyomfazi yabafazi eyabafazi
Class 5 lomfazi elomfazi labafazi elabafazi
Class 6 omfazi awomfazi abafazi awabafazi
Class 7 somfazi esomfazi sabafazi esabafazi
Class 8 zomfazi ezomfazi zabafazi ezabafazi
Class 9 yomfazi eyomfazi yabafazi eyabafazi
Class 10 zomfazi ezomfazi zabafazi ezabafazi
Class 11 lomfazi olomfazi lwabafazi olwabafazi
Class 14 bomfazi obomfazi babafazi obabafazi
Class 15 komfazi okomfazi kwabafazi okwabafazi
Class 17 komfazi okomfazi kwabafazi okwabafazi

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