Translation of promise in isiZulu

promise

-thembisa

verbpromises, promising, promised

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    -thembisa
    -ethembisa
    ‘She promised to be here at five, but it's half past now and I'm still waiting’ Uthembise ukuthi uzofika ngehora lesihlanu, kodwa seligamenxe ihora lesihlanu futhi ngisalindile namanje.

nounPlural promises

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    isethembiso
    isithembiso
    ‘You must fulfil the promise you made’ Kufanele ufeze izethembiso ozenzile.
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    ukwethembisa
    ukuthembisa
    ‘The athlete showed promise at an early age’ Umgijimi ukhombisa ukwethembisa nje eseneminyaka emincane.


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promise

isithembiso

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