Translation of scissors in isiZulu

scissors

isekele

plural noun

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    isekele
    ‘I need a pair of scissors to cut the material’ Ngidinga isikele ukusika indwangu.

Usage

This word is always plural and takes a plural verb. We don't say "'a scissor'", and we don't say "'where is the scissors?'", but "'where are the scissors?'"