Translation of up in isiZulu

up

adverb

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    ‘The curtain went up and the show began’ Ikhethini lenyukile kwase kuqala umdlalo
    ‘Turn the volume up, I love this song’ Yenyusa ivolumu, ngiyalithanda leli culo

preposition

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    phezulu
    ‘Our friends stay just up the road’ Umngane wethu uhlala phezulu nomgwaqo

adjective

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    -phelile
    ‘Time's up: stop writing!’ Sesiphelile isikhathi: yekani ukubhala!