Ukuhunyushwa kwe qatha e IsiNgisi

qatha

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  • 1

    (of falling down, of dropping)
    ‘Zathi qathaqathaqatha izinyembezi ezishisayo zaqathakela ezandleni’ The warm tears dropped – drop, drop, drop – on their hands
  • 2

    (of arriving)
    ‘Namhla uJabulani usefikile qatha!’ Jabulani has just arrived!
  • 3

    (of being solid)
    ‘Zibe qatha izizathu zikaMsi Hanisi, livume iJaji’ The reasons of Msi Hanisi were more solid, agreed the judge
    ‘Yena wayethe ukuba qatha kunoVika’ He was more solidly built than Vika