There are 2 main translations of right in isiZulu

: right1right2

right1

-lungile

adjective

  • 1

    -lungile
    -yiyo
    ‘There is no right or wrong answer, but your answer needs to be motivated’ Ayikho impendulo elungile noma engalungile, kodwa impendulo yakho idinga ukwesekwa
  • 2

    -esokudla
    -sokudla
    -esokunene
    -sokunene
    ‘Do you write with your right hand or with your left hand?’ Ubhala ngesandla sakho sokudla noma ngesandla sakho sokunxele?

adverb

  • 1

    kahle
    ngokufanele
    ‘Have I got your name right?’ Ngabe ngilibhale kahle igama lakho?
  • 2

    esokudla
    ‘Turn right at the stop street, not left’ Jikela kwesokudla emgwaqeni onophawu lokuma, hhayi kwesokunxele

nounPlural rights

  • 1

    ubunene
    ‘Our house is the third one on the right’ Indlu yethu ingeyesithathu ngakwesobunene
  • 2

    okuhle
    okulungile
    ‘The psychopath doesn't understand the difference between right and wrong’ Umuntu ogula ngengqondo akaqondi umehluko phakathi kokulungile nokungalungile

There are 2 main translations of right in isiZulu

: right1right2

right2

ilungelo

nounPlural rights

Life Orientation

  • 1

    ilungelo
    ‘We all have rights, such as the right to clean drinking water’ Sinamalungelo sonke, njengamalungelo okuphuza amanzi ahlanzekile
    • something that we should have or we are allowed to do


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Right

Ilungelo

noun