There are 2 main translations of ngalo in isiZulu

: ngalo1ngalo2

ngalo1

about (it, her/his, which/whom)

instrumental adverb

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    about (it, her/his, which/whom)
    ‘Sizokwenza leli su esike sakhuluma ngalo izolo’ We will implement this plan which we talked about yesterday
  • 2

    with (it, her/his, which/whom)
    ‘Leli randi ngiyoze ngithenge ngalo into esiyoyidla noNozipho’ With this money I will go and buy something that Nozipho and I will eat
  • 3

    about (it, which)
    ‘"Ngiyezwa dade nanxa ngingakathandi ukuxoxa lutho nje ngalolu daba okhuluma ngalo," kusho uBhekokwakhe’ "I understand, my sister, even though I still don't like to discuss anything about the matter you spoke about," says Bhekokwakhe
  • 4

    with (it, which)
    ‘Uqhotho okuzoboshwa ngalo inkonyane’ It is the strap with which the calf will be tied up

There are 2 main translations of ngalo in isiZulu

: ngalo1ngalo2

ngalo2

at

temporal adverb

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    at
    on
    during
    ‘Ngobusuku obendulela ilanga engangizohamba ngalo ubaba wenza umkhuleko omude, onamandla’ During the night before the day on which I was due to leave, my father offered a long and powerful prayer
    ‘Kwaze kwafika usuku uNowa angena ngalo emkhunjini’ The day eventually came on which Noah boarded the ark

Origin

< lona