Translation of nqo in English:

nqo

ideophone

  • 1

    (of knocking)
    ‘Nqo-nqo-o! Ngena mntanami’ Knock-knock! Come in, my child
  • 2

    (of being right on top)
    ‘Ngaphandle okhakhayini nqo, indlu ithwalani?’ Outside, right on top, what covers the hut?
  • 3

    (of precision)
    ‘Intombazane esebenzayo icele ukuhamba nqo ngesikhathi sokushayisa ngoba izogibela amabhasi’ The girl who was working requested to leave precisely at knock-off time because she had to catch more than one bus