Translation of phaqa in English:

phaqa

ideophone

  • 1

    (of reality, of truth)
    ‘Mina ngingumZulu phaqa futhi ngiyaziqhenya ngalokho’ I am a true Zulu and, furthermore, I am proud of that
  • 2

    (of snapping)
    ‘Bathi ingalo yakhe yephuke phaqa’ They say that his arm was completely severed