Translation of sodwa in English:


we alone

exclusive quantitative pronoun

  • 1

    we alone
    us alone
    on our own
    ‘Sasala sodwa noninakhulu kaZwelonke’ We stayed alone with Zwelonke's grandmother
  • 2

    only we
    only us
    ‘Yithina sodwa esizophuza umuthi’ It is only we who are going to take the medicine
  • 3

    on its own
    on her own
    on his own
    ‘Lona-ke yisanusi esihlala sodwa zwi khona lapho’ This, then, is a diviner who lives there completely on her own
  • 4

    ‘Lo yisizukulu sesibili sodwa sakhe’ This is only her second child