Translation of nhla in English:

nhla

ideophone

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    (of stealing a glance, of eyeing)
    ‘Wathi lapho ethi nhla esibukweni wayibona imoto lena’ When he glanced at the mirror, he saw this very car
    ‘Ngathi lapho ngimuthi nhla uNkosi, ngafumanisa ukuthi amehlo akhe athe mbe kimi’ When I looked at Nkosi, I found that his eyes were fixed on me