Translation of uqobo in English:

uqobo

reality

noun (class 11)

  • 1

    reality
    truth
    ‘Ngingum'Afrika uqobo’ I am a real African
    ‘UMqwakuza uyindoda uqobo’ UMqwakuza is a true man
  • 2

    -self
    the very one(s)
    ‘Bathi ufa nje ubulawa nguye uShaka uqobo’ They said she died, being murdered by Shaka himself

Usage

Although "uqobo" is a noun in isiZulu, it corresponds with an adjective in English (reality–real, truth–true). This noun frequently combines with the possessive pronouns of class 11. See: "lwakhe", "lwabo", "lwawo", "lwalo", "lwaso", "lwazo", "lwayo", "lwami", "lwethu", "lwakho".