There are 2 main translations of lapha in isiZulu

: lapha1lapha2

lapha1

here

locative adverb

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    here
    ‘Udlule lapha egijima ngoba eshiywa isikhathi sesikole’ He ran past here because he was late for school

Usage

Although used as an adverb, grammatically lapha is a demonstrative of position I, class 16.

There are 2 main translations of lapha in isiZulu

: lapha1lapha2

lapha2

when

conjunction

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    when
    ‘Indaba iqale lapha le nsizwa isimema emva kwemicimbi esengiyibalile ukuthi-ke siyochitha isikhathi emzini wayo’ The affair started when this young man invited us, after the functions that I've mentioned, to go and spend some time at his house