Translation of hawu in English:

hawu

my word!

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    my word!
    good heavens!
    look!
    hey!
    wow!
    oh!
    (marks a surprise or disbelief) eish!
    ‘Hawu! Ngimbuyisele imali?’ Good heavens! Must I return the money to him?
    ‘Hawu, nanka namasondo ezindlovu nezinyathi ngisho nonkonka imbala’ Look, here too are the tracks of elephants and buffaloes