Ukuhunyushwa kwe qhu e IsiNgisi

qhu

ideophone

  • 1

    (of exploding/bursting sound)
    ‘Ngelinye ilanga bezihambela phakathi kwemihlanga emide ezansi nomfula; qhu umsindo omkhulu engathi kuqhuma isibhamu’ One day while they were walking through the long reeds down by the river – "bang!" – a loud sound went off as if coming from a rifle
  • 2

    (of exploding/bursting sound, of burning, of being dry)
    ‘Ulimi lwami lubuhlungu kanti namathe aseshe qhu’ My tongue is sore and my saliva has dried up completely