Translation of umbango in English:

umbango

dispute

noun (class 3, plural imibango)

  • 1

    (over property, heirship, ...) dispute
    ‘UMnu. Hlongwane uthe umbango wobukhosi kube ngelinye iphuzu elinqala abalidingidile nongqongqoshe’ Mr Hlongwane said the dispute over the kingship is another difficult point they have investigated with the minister
  • 2

    rivalry
    competition
    ‘Umbango wamatekisi KwaNongoma usudonse isikhathi eside’ The rivalry between the taxis in Nongoma has been going on for a long time