Translation of -phila in English:

-phila

live

verb

  • 1

    live
    ‘Siyanda isibalo sabaphila nengculazi’ There is an increase in those living with Aids
  • 2

    be in good health
    be well
    ‘Nithi usaphila uyise kaNtokozo?’ You say that Ntokozo's father is still in good health?
    ‘"Hhawu mntanami kodwa usaphila?" "Ngisaphila Mama."’ "Hey my child, how are you?" "I'm okay, Mother."