Ukuhunyushwa kwe bhu e IsiNgisi

bhu

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  • 1

    (of completeness)
    ‘UJabu wawa wathi bhu phansi’ Jabu fell down in a heap
  • 2

    (of beating)
    ‘Wamshaya wamuthi bhu, bhu, bhu, umuntu wakhala wathi Hi! Hi! Hi!’ He hit him, bang, bang, bang, and the person cried Hii! Hii! Hii!
  • 3

    (of covering)
    ‘Wathi bhu ibhayana emahlombe’ She covered her shoulders with a little piece of cloth