Translation of isilungu in English:

isilungu

white

noun (class 7)

  • 1

    (customs, life, …) white
    ‘Wavuma ukumlalela uma ethi abashade isilungu’ He agreed to listen to him when he says that they must marry according to white custom
  • 2

    (English or Afrikaans) white man's language
    ‘Mhlawumbe ngingamthengela lesi okuthiwa sine-"hair string trigger" ngesilungu’ I can buy him this one which, it is said, has, in English, a "hair string trigger"