From -khulu(large).

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ikhulu class 5/6 ‎(plural amakhulu)

  1. hundred


Class 5/6, tone class HH
Singular Plural
Full form ikhulu, ilikhulu amakhulu
Simple form likhulu makhulu
Locative ekhulwini emakhulwini
Copulative yikhulu ngamakhulu
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Class 1 wekhulu wamakhulu
Class 2 bekhulu bamakhulu
Class 3 wekhulu wamakhulu
Class 4 yekhulu yamakhulu
Class 5 lekhulu lamakhulu
Class 6 ekhulu amakhulu
Class 7 sekhulu samakhulu
Class 8 zekhulu zamakhulu
Class 9 yekhulu yamakhulu
Class 10 zekhulu zamakhulu
Class 11 lwekhulu lwamakhulu
Class 14 bekhulu bamakhulu
Class 15 kwekhulu kwamakhulu
Class 17 kwekhulu kwamakhulu