There are 2 main translations of ngayo in isiZulu

: ngayo1ngayo2

ngayo1

about (them, which)

instrumental adverb

  • 1

    about (them, which)
    ‘Wamtshela unina ngayo yonke imicabango yakhe’ She told her mother about all her thoughts
  • 2

    with (them, which)
    ‘Imithi owelapha ngayo iNkosi ungalokothi welaphe ngayo abanye abantu’ You should not try to treat other people with the medicines with which you treat the king
  • 3

    about (it, her/him, which/whom)
    ‘Angenqabi ukuyibona uma yedlula yona le ntombazane ubaba akhuluma ngayo’ I won't refuse to see this girl, about whom father spoke, when she passes here
  • 4

    with (it, her/him, which/whom)
    ‘Ngithi angibonge impatho enhle engaphathwa ngayo esibhedlela’ I thought I must thank the hospital for the good treatment with which I was cared for

There are 2 main translations of ngayo in isiZulu

: ngayo1ngayo2

ngayo2

at

temporal adverb

  • 1

    at
    on
    during
    ‘Ukuhlola kwenzeka njalo ngayo yonke iminyaka usesikoleni’ Examinations take place during all the years you are in school
    ‘Ngamanye amagama inkathi esimbona ngayo umalume ivumelana nenkathi ebevela edolobheni’ In other words, the time at which we saw my uncle was the same as the time he came from town