There are 2 main translations of well in isiZulu

: well1well2

well1

kahle

adverbbetter, best

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    kahle
    ‘You did well and I'm proud of you’ Wenze kahle ngakho ngiyaziqhenya ngawe.
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    -enzeka
    ‘It may well be the case that he's stuck in traffic’ Kungenzeka ukuthi ubambeke kwithrafikhi.

adjectivebetter, best

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    -hle
    ‘Cath wasn't feeling well and decided to go home’ U-Cath ubengaphilile kahle ngakho wayeseya ekhaya.

exclamation

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    pho!
    ‘Well, that's not really what I had in mind’ Pho, akukhona lokho ebenginakho emqondweni empeleni.

There are 2 main translations of well in isiZulu

: well1well2

well2

umthombo

nounPlural wells

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    umthombo
    ‘Since water restrictions were put in place, many people have been watering their gardens from wells’ Njengoba kuncishiswe ukusebenzisa amanzi, abantu abaningi bebechelela izingadi zabo ngamanzi asemithonjeni.