Translation of awu in English:

awu

my word!

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    my word!
    good heavens!
    look!
    hey!
    wow!
    oh!
    (marks a surprise or disbelief) eish!
    ‘Waphinde washaya izandla wathi: "Awu! Awu! Awu! Usuyasazi impela isiZulu."’ She clapped her hands again and said: "Wow! Wow! Wow! You know isiZulu very well."
    ‘Awu bayahlupha impela!’ Eish, they are really bothersome!

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