Translation of opposite in isiZulu

opposite

maqondana

preposition

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    maqondana
    ‘We live opposite the church’ Sihlala maqondana nesonto.

adjective

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    -phambene na-
    ‘I am not going this way, I am going the opposite way’ Angiyi ngakule ndlela, ngiya ngakuleya ephambena nayo.

nounPlural opposites

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    umqondophika
    ‘"Tall" is the opposite of "short"’ Igama "ubude" umqondophika wegama "ubufishane".