Translation of umthombo in English:

umthombo

fountain

noun (class 3, plural imithombo)

  • 1

    fountain
    spring
    ‘Ngiwubonile umthombo ojulile || Onamanzi acwebile amahle [imigqa emi-2 yenkondlo]’ I saw the deep fountain || With beautiful clear water [two lines of poetry]
  • 2

    source
    ‘Omasipala badinga umthombo othembekayo wemali ukunikeza izinsiza’ The municipalities need a reliable source of money to provide services