There are 2 main translations of lie in isiZulu

: lie1lie2

lie1

amanga

nounPlural lies

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    amanga
    ‘Don't tell lies – you know very well that's not true!’ Ungakhulumi amanga – wazi kahle ukuthi lokho akulona iqiniso!

verblies, lying, lied, lay, lain

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    -qamba amanga
    ‘If you lie about your qualifications and experience to get a job, you will be found out’ Uma uqamba amanga ngeziqu zakho nolwazi lwakho lomsebenzi ukuze uthole umsebenzi uzobanjwa.

There are 2 main translations of lie in isiZulu

: lie1lie2

lie2

-lala

verblies, lying, lied, lay, lain

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    -lala
    -cambalala
    ‘The leopard lay in ambush, waiting for the impala to come down to the river’ Ingwe ilele icuthile, ilinde ukuthi kuze impala emfuleni.
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    -ndlaleka
    -endlaleka
    ‘From this lookout point the whole bay lies before you’ Kule ndawo okubukeka kuyo ichweba liye lendlaleka phambi kwakho.