There are 2 main translations of -wela in isiZulu

: -wela1-wela2

-wela1

cross

verb

  • 1

    (river, mountain, ...) cross
    ‘NoMbuyazwe naye wawela uThukela eyofuna usizo kubelungu’ Mbuyazwe too, crossed the Thukela River and went to look for assistance from the white people

There are 2 main translations of -wela in isiZulu

: -wela1-wela2

-wela2

fall (on)

verb

  • 1

    fall (on)
    ‘Indukwana ayeyiphethe ngesandla yawela phansi’ The little stick that he was carrying in his hand fell down