Translation of gaga in English:

gaga

ideophone

  • 1

    (of hesitation, of stopping dead in the tracks)
    ‘Wathi lapho ethi gaga umkhwenyana emfuleni, wayibona intombazane isingaphesheya komfula’ As the son-in-law hesitated at the river, he saw the girl already at the other side of the river
  • 2

    (of sudden appearance)
    ‘Uma ethi gaga ekhishini, uzithela kule ntokazi angayiqondisisi kahle’ As she appeared in the kitchen unexpectedly, she bumped into this girl whom she doesn't understand very well