Translation of permit in isiZulu

permit

-vumela

verbpermitting, permits, permitted

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    -vumela
    ‘The farmer would not permit the mountain bikers to cross his land’ Umlimi akawavumelanga amabhayisikili okuqwala izintaba anqamule emhlabeni wakhe

nounPlural permits

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    imvume
    ‘Do you have a permit to take out crayfish?’ Unayo imvume yokudoba izikhuphashe?

Usage

We pronounce the verb and the noun differently. We say: "I will not permit you to go out tonight", but "You will need a fishing permit".