Translation of he in isiZulu



pronounPlural they

  • 1

    ‘My father said he had many pets when he was a boy’ Ubaba uthe wayenezilwanyana zasekhaya eziningi ngesikhathi esengumfana.


In isiZulu, the concept he is typically a subject concord (SC). See Tables 4 and 5 in the mini-grammar. The concept he can also be expressed with the absolute pronouns 'yena' (cl. 1), 'yona' (cl. 9), 'sona' (cl. 7), and 'lona' (cl. 5). See the isiZulu to English side of your dictionary for examples.