There are 2 main translations of sengathi in isiZulu

: sengathi1sengathi2

sengathi1

as if

conjunction

  • 1

    as if
    ‘Impela sengathi yiphupho leli’ Really, it's as if this were a dream
  • 2

    apparently
    ‘Sengathi abafana bami bayakujabulela ukudlala namaqembu aseKapa’ Apparently my boys are happy to play for the teams from Cape Town

There are 2 main translations of sengathi in isiZulu

: sengathi1sengathi2

sengathi2

may …

conjunction

  • 1

    may …
    (used to express a wish) it would be good if …
    ‘UNkulunkulu sengathi angahamba nawe, ndodana!’ May God be with you, my son
    ‘Bathi "Sengathi zonke izikole zaBantu zingaba namathuba anje lapho zizothola khona ubisi namasi."’ They said: "It would be good if all the African schools were to get opportunities like this, where they will get milk and sour milk."