Translation of -hlala in English:

-hlala

stay

verb

  • 1

    stay
    live
    reside
    ‘Abantu abaningi abathandi ukuhlala ekhaya nabazali uma sebesebenza’ Many people don't want to stay with their parents when they're working
    ‘UMhloli wethu omkhulu uhlala eMgungundlovu’ Our chief inspector resides in Pietermaritzburg
  • 2

    sit (down)
    ‘Abafundi bazohlala ngababili benze lo msebenzi’ The learners will sit in pairs and do this work