umkhono

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Southern Ndebele[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀kónò.

Noun[edit]

úḿkhôno class 3 (plural ímíkhôno class 4)

  1. arm

Inflection[edit]

This entry needs an inflection-table template.


Swazi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀kónò.

Noun[edit]

úḿkhôno class 3 (plural ímíkhôno class 4)

  1. arm

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀kónò.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

úmkhôno class 3 (plural ímikhôno class 4)

  1. forearm
  2. foreleg (of an animal)

Inflection[edit]

Class 3/4
Singular Plural
Full form umkhono imikhono
Locative emkhonweni emikhonweni
Singular Plural
Full form umkhono imikhono
Simple form mkhono mikhono
Locative emkhonweni emikhonweni
Copulative ngumkhono yimikhono
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Modifier Substantive Modifier Substantive
Class 1 womkhono owomkhono wemikhono owemikhono
Class 2 bomkhono abomkhono bemikhono abemikhono
Class 3 womkhono owomkhono wemikhono owemikhono
Class 4 yomkhono eyomkhono yemikhono eyemikhono
Class 5 lomkhono elomkhono lemikhono elemikhono
Class 6 omkhono awomkhono emikhono awemikhono
Class 7 somkhono esomkhono semikhono esemikhono
Class 8 zomkhono ezomkhono zemikhono ezemikhono
Class 9 yomkhono eyomkhono yemikhono eyemikhono
Class 10 zomkhono ezomkhono zemikhono ezemikhono
Class 11 lomkhono olomkhono lwemikhono olwemikhono
Class 14 bomkhono obomkhono bemikhono obemikhono
Class 15 komkhono okomkhono kwemikhono okwemikhono
Class 17 komkhono okomkhono kwemikhono okwemikhono

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