noun (class 9, plural izimpi)
1warbattlefight‘Uzokufa! Akuyubuya muntu kule mpi. Phindela ekhaya!’ — You will die! No one will return from this war. Go home!
2armyregiment‘Pho, kwakuyini eyabilokoza emehlweni akhe na lapho uDingane ethi impi yonke yakhe izophathwa nguye?’ — Well, then, what was it that glittered in his eyes when Dingane said that his entire army would be led by him?