usuku

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *úlusúkú.

Noun[edit]

ûsûku class 11 (plural ízinsûku class 10)

  1. day (period of time)
    Synonyms: ilanga, umuhla

Inflection[edit]

Class 11/10
Singular Plural
Full form usuku izinsuku
Locative osukwini ezinsukwini
Singular Plural
Full form usuku izinsuku
Simple form lusuku zinsuku
Locative osukwini ezinsukwini
Copulative wusuku yizinsuku
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Modifier Substantive Modifier Substantive
Class 1 wosuku owosuku wezinsuku owezinsuku
Class 2 bosuku abosuku bezinsuku abezinsuku
Class 3 wosuku owosuku wezinsuku owezinsuku
Class 4 yosuku eyosuku yezinsuku eyezinsuku
Class 5 losuku elosuku lezinsuku elezinsuku
Class 6 osuku awosuku ezinsuku awezinsuku
Class 7 sosuku esosuku sezinsuku esezinsuku
Class 8 zosuku ezosuku zezinsuku ezezinsuku
Class 9 yosuku eyosuku yezinsuku eyezinsuku
Class 10 zosuku ezosuku zezinsuku ezezinsuku
Class 11 lwosuku olwosuku lwezinsuku olwezinsuku
Class 14 bosuku obosuku bezinsuku obezinsuku
Class 15 kwosuku okwosuku kwezinsuku okwezinsuku
Class 17 kwosuku okwosuku kwezinsuku okwezinsuku

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