There are 2 main translations of second in isiZulu

: second1second2

second1

-isibili

ordinal number

  • 1

    -isibili
    -landelayo
    ‘For most South Africans English is a second language’ Ezakhamizini eziningi zaseNingizimu Afrika isiNgisi ulimi lwesibili
    ‘Jacqui is the second of four children’ U-Jacqui ungowesibili ezinganeni ezine
  • 2

    isibili
    ‘Khotso Mokoena came second in the final of the long jump and also set a record’ UKhotso Mokoena uphume isibili kwifayineli ye-long jump futhi waqopha nerekhodi

There are 2 main translations of second in isiZulu

: second1second2

second2

umzuzwana

nounPlural seconds

  • 1

    umzuzwana
    ‘When the clouds burst, we were drenched within seconds’ Ngesikhathi kuqhuma amafu sibe manzi ngemizuzwana