There are 2 main translations of boil in isiZulu

: boil1boil2

boil1

-bila

verbboils, boiling, boiled

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    -bila
    ‘The water has been boiling for ages now; please turn off the kettle and make me some tea’ Amanzi kade ebila; ngicela ucishe igedlela bese ungenzela itiye.

There are 2 main translations of boil in isiZulu

: boil1boil2

boil2

ithumba

nounPlural boils

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    (painful swelling) ithumba
    ‘Is that a boil on your back?’ Ngabe ithumba lelo elisemhlane wakho?