XhosaEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

VerbEdit

-phúza

  1. to drink (beer)
  2. (transitive) to kiss

InflectionEdit

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ZuluEdit

Etymology 1Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

VerbEdit

-phúza

  1. (transitive and intransitive) to drink
InflectionEdit
Tone H
Infinitive ukuphuza
Positive Negative
Infinitive ukuphuza ukungaphuzi
Imperative
Simple + object concord
Singular phuza -phuze
Plural phuzani -phuzeni
Present
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngiyaphuza, ngiphuza engiphuzayo, engiphuza ngiphuza angiphuzi engingaphuzi ngingaphuzi
2nd singular uyaphuza, uphuza ophuzayo, ophuza uphuza awuphuzi ongaphuzi ungaphuzi
1st plural siyaphuza, siphuza esiphuzayo, esiphuza siphuza asiphuzi esingaphuzi singaphuzi
2nd plural niyaphuza, niphuza eniphuzayo, eniphuza niphuza aniphuzi eningaphuzi ningaphuzi
Class 1 uyaphuza, uphuza ophuzayo, ophuza ephuza akaphuzi ongaphuzi engaphuzi
Class 2 bayaphuza, baphuza abaphuzayo, abaphuza bephuza abaphuzi abangaphuzi bengaphuzi
Class 3 uyaphuza, uphuza ophuzayo, ophuza uphuza awuphuzi ongaphuzi ungaphuzi
Class 4 iyaphuza, iphuza ephuzayo, ephuza iphuza ayiphuzi engaphuzi ingaphuzi
Class 5 liyaphuza, liphuza eliphuzayo, eliphuza liphuza aliphuzi elingaphuzi lingaphuzi
Class 6 ayaphuza, aphuza aphuzayo, aphuza ephuza awaphuzi angaphuzi engaphuzi
Class 7 siyaphuza, siphuza esiphuzayo, esiphuza siphuza asiphuzi esingaphuzi singaphuzi
Class 8 ziyaphuza, ziphuza eziphuzayo, eziphuza ziphuza aziphuzi ezingaphuzi zingaphuzi
Class 9 iyaphuza, iphuza ephuzayo, ephuza iphuza ayiphuzi engaphuzi ingaphuzi
Class 10 ziyaphuza, ziphuza eziphuzayo, eziphuza ziphuza aziphuzi ezingaphuzi zingaphuzi
Class 11 luyaphuza, luphuza oluphuzayo, oluphuza luphuza aluphuzi olungaphuzi lungaphuzi
Class 14 buyaphuza, buphuza obuphuzayo, obuphuza buphuza abuphuzi obungaphuzi bungaphuzi
Class 15 kuyaphuza, kuphuza okuphuzayo, okuphuza kuphuza akuphuzi okungaphuzi kungaphuzi
Class 17 kuyaphuza, kuphuza okuphuzayo, okuphuza kuphuza akuphuzi okungaphuzi kungaphuzi
Recent past
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngiphuzile, ngiphuzē engiphuzile, engiphuzē ngiphuzile, ngiphuzē angiphuzanga engingaphuzanga ngingaphuzanga
2nd singular uphuzile, uphuzē ophuzile, ophuzē uphuzile, uphuzē awuphuzanga ongaphuzanga ungaphuzanga
1st plural siphuzile, siphuzē esiphuzile, esiphuzē siphuzile, siphuzē asiphuzanga esingaphuzanga singaphuzanga
2nd plural niphuzile, niphuzē eniphuzile, eniphuzē niphuzile, niphuzē aniphuzanga eningaphuzanga ningaphuzanga
Class 1 uphuzile, uphuzē ophuzile, ophuzē ephuzile, ephuzē akaphuzanga ongaphuzanga engaphuzanga
Class 2 baphuzile, baphuzē abaphuzile, abaphuzē bephuzile, bephuzē abaphuzanga abangaphuzanga bengaphuzanga
Class 3 uphuzile, uphuzē ophuzile, ophuzē uphuzile, uphuzē awuphuzanga ongaphuzanga ungaphuzanga
Class 4 iphuzile, iphuzē ephuzile, ephuzē iphuzile, iphuzē ayiphuzanga engaphuzanga ingaphuzanga
Class 5 liphuzile, liphuzē eliphuzile, eliphuzē liphuzile, liphuzē aliphuzanga elingaphuzanga lingaphuzanga
Class 6 aphuzile, aphuzē aphuzile, aphuzē ephuzile, ephuzē awaphuzanga angaphuzanga engaphuzanga
Class 7 siphuzile, siphuzē esiphuzile, esiphuzē siphuzile, siphuzē asiphuzanga esingaphuzanga singaphuzanga
Class 8 ziphuzile, ziphuzē eziphuzile, eziphuzē ziphuzile, ziphuzē aziphuzanga ezingaphuzanga zingaphuzanga
Class 9 iphuzile, iphuzē ephuzile, ephuzē iphuzile, iphuzē ayiphuzanga engaphuzanga ingaphuzanga
Class 10 ziphuzile, ziphuzē eziphuzile, eziphuzē ziphuzile, ziphuzē aziphuzanga ezingaphuzanga zingaphuzanga
Class 11 luphuzile, luphuzē oluphuzile, oluphuzē luphuzile, luphuzē aluphuzanga olungaphuzanga lungaphuzanga
Class 14 buphuzile, buphuzē obuphuzile, obuphuzē buphuzile, buphuzē abuphuzanga obungaphuzanga bungaphuzanga
Class 15 kuphuzile, kuphuzē okuphuzile, okuphuzē kuphuzile, kuphuzē akuphuzanga okungaphuzanga kungaphuzanga
Class 17 kuphuzile, kuphuzē okuphuzile, okuphuzē kuphuzile, kuphuzē akuphuzanga okungaphuzanga kungaphuzanga
Remote past
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngāphuza engāphuza ngāphuza angiphuzanga engingaphuzanga ngingaphuzanga
2nd singular wāphuza owāphuza wāphuza awuphuzanga ongaphuzanga ungaphuzanga
1st plural sāphuza esāphuza sāphuza asiphuzanga esingaphuzanga singaphuzanga
2nd plural nāphuza enāphuza nāphuza aniphuzanga eningaphuzanga ningaphuzanga
Class 1 wāphuza owāphuza āphuza akaphuzanga ongaphuzanga engaphuzanga
Class 2 bāphuza abāphuza bāphuza abaphuzanga abangaphuzanga bengaphuzanga
Class 3 wāphuza owāphuza wāphuza awuphuzanga ongaphuzanga ungaphuzanga
Class 4 yāphuza eyāphuza yāphuza ayiphuzanga engaphuzanga ingaphuzanga
Class 5 lāphuza elāphuza lāphuza aliphuzanga elingaphuzanga lingaphuzanga
Class 6 āphuza āphuza āphuza awaphuzanga angaphuzanga engaphuzanga
Class 7 sāphuza esāphuza sāphuza asiphuzanga esingaphuzanga singaphuzanga
Class 8 zāphuza ezāphuza zāphuza aziphuzanga ezingaphuzanga zingaphuzanga
Class 9 yāphuza eyāphuza yāphuza ayiphuzanga engaphuzanga ingaphuzanga
Class 10 zāphuza ezāphuza zāphuza aziphuzanga ezingaphuzanga zingaphuzanga
Class 11 lwāphuza olwāphuza lwāphuza aluphuzanga olungaphuzanga lungaphuzanga
Class 14 bāphuza obāphuza bāphuza abuphuzanga obungaphuzanga bungaphuzanga
Class 15 kwāphuza okwāphuza kwāphuza akuphuzanga okungaphuzanga kungaphuzanga
Class 17 kwāphuza okwāphuza kwāphuza akuphuzanga okungaphuzanga kungaphuzanga
Potential
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngingaphuza ngingaphuza ngingephuze ngingephuze
2nd singular ungaphuza ungaphuza ungephuze ungephuze
1st plural singaphuza singaphuza singephuze singephuze
2nd plural ningaphuza ningaphuza ningephuze ningephuze
Class 1 angaphuza engaphuza angephuze engephuze
Class 2 bangaphuza bengaphuza bangephuze bengephuze
Class 3 ungaphuza ungaphuza ungephuze ungephuze
Class 4 ingaphuza ingaphuza ingephuze ingephuze
Class 5 lingaphuza lingaphuza lingephuze lingephuze
Class 6 angaphuza engaphuza angephuze engephuze
Class 7 singaphuza singaphuza singephuze singephuze
Class 8 zingaphuza zingaphuza zingephuze zingephuze
Class 9 ingaphuza ingaphuza ingephuze ingephuze
Class 10 zingaphuza zingaphuza zingephuze zingephuze
Class 11 lungaphuza lungaphuza lungephuze lungephuze
Class 14 bungaphuza bungaphuza bungephuze bungephuze
Class 15 kungaphuza kungaphuza kungephuze kungephuze
Class 17 kungaphuza kungaphuza kungephuze kungephuze
Immediate future
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngizophuza engizophuza ngizophuza angizuphuza engingezuphuza ngingezuphuza
2nd singular uzophuza ozophuza uzophuza awuzuphuza ongezuphuza ungezuphuza
1st plural sizophuza esizophuza sizophuza asizuphuza esingezuphuza singezuphuza
2nd plural nizophuza enizophuza nizophuza anizuphuza eningezuphuza ningezuphuza
Class 1 uzophuza ozophuza ezophuza akazuphuza ongezuphuza engezuphuza
Class 2 bazophuza abazophuza bezophuza abazuphuza abangezuphuza bengezuphuza
Class 3 uzophuza ozophuza uzophuza awuzuphuza ongezuphuza ungezuphuza
Class 4 izophuza ezophuza izophuza ayizuphuza engezuphuza ingezuphuza
Class 5 lizophuza elizophuza lizophuza alizuphuza elingezuphuza lingezuphuza
Class 6 azophuza azophuza ezophuza awazuphuza angezuphuza engezuphuza
Class 7 sizophuza esizophuza sizophuza asizuphuza esingezuphuza singezuphuza
Class 8 zizophuza ezizophuza zizophuza azizuphuza ezingezuphuza zingezuphuza
Class 9 izophuza ezophuza izophuza ayizuphuza engezuphuza ingezuphuza
Class 10 zizophuza ezizophuza zizophuza azizuphuza ezingezuphuza zingezuphuza
Class 11 luzophuza oluzophuza luzophuza aluzuphuza olungezuphuza lungezuphuza
Class 14 buzophuza obuzophuza buzophuza abuzuphuza obungezuphuza bungezuphuza
Class 15 kuzophuza okuzophuza kuzophuza akuzuphuza okungezuphuza kungezuphuza
Class 17 kuzophuza okuzophuza kuzophuza akuzuphuza okungezuphuza kungezuphuza
Remote future
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngiyophuza engiyophuza ngiyophuza angiyuphuza engingeyuphuza ngingeyuphuza
2nd singular uyophuza oyophuza uyophuza awuyuphuza ongeyuphuza ungeyuphuza
1st plural siyophuza esiyophuza siyophuza asiyuphuza esingeyuphuza singeyuphuza
2nd plural niyophuza eniyophuza niyophuza aniyuphuza eningeyuphuza ningeyuphuza
Class 1 uyophuza oyophuza eyophuza akayuphuza ongeyuphuza engeyuphuza
Class 2 bayophuza abayophuza beyophuza abayuphuza abangeyuphuza bengeyuphuza
Class 3 uyophuza oyophuza uyophuza awuyuphuza ongeyuphuza ungeyuphuza
Class 4 iyophuza eyophuza iyophuza ayiyuphuza engeyuphuza ingeyuphuza
Class 5 liyophuza eliyophuza liyophuza aliyuphuza elingeyuphuza lingeyuphuza
Class 6 ayophuza ayophuza eyophuza awayuphuza angeyuphuza engeyuphuza
Class 7 siyophuza esiyophuza siyophuza asiyuphuza esingeyuphuza singeyuphuza
Class 8 ziyophuza eziyophuza ziyophuza aziyuphuza ezingeyuphuza zingeyuphuza
Class 9 iyophuza eyophuza iyophuza ayiyuphuza engeyuphuza ingeyuphuza
Class 10 ziyophuza eziyophuza ziyophuza aziyuphuza ezingeyuphuza zingeyuphuza
Class 11 luyophuza oluyophuza luyophuza aluyuphuza olungeyuphuza lungeyuphuza
Class 14 buyophuza obuyophuza buyophuza abuyuphuza obungeyuphuza bungeyuphuza
Class 15 kuyophuza okuyophuza kuyophuza akuyuphuza okungeyuphuza kungeyuphuza
Class 17 kuyophuza okuyophuza kuyophuza akuyuphuza okungeyuphuza kungeyuphuza
Present subjunctive
Positive Negative
1st singular ngiphuze ngingaphuzi
2nd singular uphuze ungaphuzi
1st plural siphuze singaphuzi
2nd plural niphuze ningaphuzi
Class 1 aphuze angaphuzi
Class 2 baphuze bangaphuzi
Class 3 uphuze ungaphuzi
Class 4 iphuze ingaphuzi
Class 5 liphuze lingaphuzi
Class 6 aphuze angaphuzi
Class 7 siphuze singaphuzi
Class 8 ziphuze zingaphuzi
Class 9 iphuze ingaphuzi
Class 10 ziphuze zingaphuzi
Class 11 luphuze lungaphuzi
Class 14 buphuze bungaphuzi
Class 15 kuphuze kungaphuzi
Class 17 kuphuze kungaphuzi
Past subjunctive
Positive Negative
1st singular ngaphuza ngangaphuza, angaphuza, angangaphuza
2nd singular waphuza wangaphuza, awaphuza, awangaphuza
1st plural saphuza sangaphuza, asaphuza, asangaphuza
2nd plural naphuza nangaphuza, anaphuza, anangaphuza
Class 1 waphuza wangaphuza, akaphuza, akangaphuza
Class 2 baphuza bangaphuza, abaphuza, abangaphuza
Class 3 waphuza wangaphuza, awaphuza, awangaphuza
Class 4 yaphuza yangaphuza, ayaphuza, ayangaphuza
Class 5 laphuza langaphuza, alaphuza, alangaphuza
Class 6 aphuza angaphuza, awaphuza, awangaphuza
Class 7 saphuza sangaphuza, asaphuza, asangaphuza
Class 8 zaphuza zangaphuza, azaphuza, azangaphuza
Class 9 yaphuza yangaphuza, ayaphuza, ayangaphuza
Class 10 zaphuza zangaphuza, azaphuza, azangaphuza
Class 11 lwaphuza lwangaphuza, alwaphuza, alwangaphuza
Class 14 baphuza bangaphuza, abaphuza, abangaphuza
Class 15 kwaphuza kwangaphuza, akwaphuza, akwangaphuza
Class 17 kwaphuza kwangaphuza, akwaphuza, akwangaphuza
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Bantu *-jápʊdia, causative of Proto-Bantu *-jápʊda (to separate), from Proto-Bantu *-jápa (pluck).

VerbEdit

-phúza

  1. (intransitive) to be slow, to take long
  2. (intransitive) to be late
InflectionEdit
Tone H
Infinitive ukuphuza
Positive Negative
Infinitive ukuphuza ukungaphuzi
Imperative
Simple + object concord
Singular phuza -phuze
Plural phuzani -phuzeni
Present
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngiyaphuza, ngiphuza engiphuzayo, engiphuza ngiphuza angiphuzi engingaphuzi ngingaphuzi
2nd singular uyaphuza, uphuza ophuzayo, ophuza uphuza awuphuzi ongaphuzi ungaphuzi
1st plural siyaphuza, siphuza esiphuzayo, esiphuza siphuza asiphuzi esingaphuzi singaphuzi
2nd plural niyaphuza, niphuza eniphuzayo, eniphuza niphuza aniphuzi eningaphuzi ningaphuzi
Class 1 uyaphuza, uphuza ophuzayo, ophuza ephuza akaphuzi ongaphuzi engaphuzi
Class 2 bayaphuza, baphuza abaphuzayo, abaphuza bephuza abaphuzi abangaphuzi bengaphuzi
Class 3 uyaphuza, uphuza ophuzayo, ophuza uphuza awuphuzi ongaphuzi ungaphuzi
Class 4 iyaphuza, iphuza ephuzayo, ephuza iphuza ayiphuzi engaphuzi ingaphuzi
Class 5 liyaphuza, liphuza eliphuzayo, eliphuza liphuza aliphuzi elingaphuzi lingaphuzi
Class 6 ayaphuza, aphuza aphuzayo, aphuza ephuza awaphuzi angaphuzi engaphuzi
Class 7 siyaphuza, siphuza esiphuzayo, esiphuza siphuza asiphuzi esingaphuzi singaphuzi
Class 8 ziyaphuza, ziphuza eziphuzayo, eziphuza ziphuza aziphuzi ezingaphuzi zingaphuzi
Class 9 iyaphuza, iphuza ephuzayo, ephuza iphuza ayiphuzi engaphuzi ingaphuzi
Class 10 ziyaphuza, ziphuza eziphuzayo, eziphuza ziphuza aziphuzi ezingaphuzi zingaphuzi
Class 11 luyaphuza, luphuza oluphuzayo, oluphuza luphuza aluphuzi olungaphuzi lungaphuzi
Class 14 buyaphuza, buphuza obuphuzayo, obuphuza buphuza abuphuzi obungaphuzi bungaphuzi
Class 15 kuyaphuza, kuphuza okuphuzayo, okuphuza kuphuza akuphuzi okungaphuzi kungaphuzi
Class 17 kuyaphuza, kuphuza okuphuzayo, okuphuza kuphuza akuphuzi okungaphuzi kungaphuzi
Recent past
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngiphuzile, ngiphuzē engiphuzile, engiphuzē ngiphuzile, ngiphuzē angiphuzanga engingaphuzanga ngingaphuzanga
2nd singular uphuzile, uphuzē ophuzile, ophuzē uphuzile, uphuzē awuphuzanga ongaphuzanga ungaphuzanga
1st plural siphuzile, siphuzē esiphuzile, esiphuzē siphuzile, siphuzē asiphuzanga esingaphuzanga singaphuzanga
2nd plural niphuzile, niphuzē eniphuzile, eniphuzē niphuzile, niphuzē aniphuzanga eningaphuzanga ningaphuzanga
Class 1 uphuzile, uphuzē ophuzile, ophuzē ephuzile, ephuzē akaphuzanga ongaphuzanga engaphuzanga
Class 2 baphuzile, baphuzē abaphuzile, abaphuzē bephuzile, bephuzē abaphuzanga abangaphuzanga bengaphuzanga
Class 3 uphuzile, uphuzē ophuzile, ophuzē uphuzile, uphuzē awuphuzanga ongaphuzanga ungaphuzanga
Class 4 iphuzile, iphuzē ephuzile, ephuzē iphuzile, iphuzē ayiphuzanga engaphuzanga ingaphuzanga
Class 5 liphuzile, liphuzē eliphuzile, eliphuzē liphuzile, liphuzē aliphuzanga elingaphuzanga lingaphuzanga
Class 6 aphuzile, aphuzē aphuzile, aphuzē ephuzile, ephuzē awaphuzanga angaphuzanga engaphuzanga
Class 7 siphuzile, siphuzē esiphuzile, esiphuzē siphuzile, siphuzē asiphuzanga esingaphuzanga singaphuzanga
Class 8 ziphuzile, ziphuzē eziphuzile, eziphuzē ziphuzile, ziphuzē aziphuzanga ezingaphuzanga zingaphuzanga
Class 9 iphuzile, iphuzē ephuzile, ephuzē iphuzile, iphuzē ayiphuzanga engaphuzanga ingaphuzanga
Class 10 ziphuzile, ziphuzē eziphuzile, eziphuzē ziphuzile, ziphuzē aziphuzanga ezingaphuzanga zingaphuzanga
Class 11 luphuzile, luphuzē oluphuzile, oluphuzē luphuzile, luphuzē aluphuzanga olungaphuzanga lungaphuzanga
Class 14 buphuzile, buphuzē obuphuzile, obuphuzē buphuzile, buphuzē abuphuzanga obungaphuzanga bungaphuzanga
Class 15 kuphuzile, kuphuzē okuphuzile, okuphuzē kuphuzile, kuphuzē akuphuzanga okungaphuzanga kungaphuzanga
Class 17 kuphuzile, kuphuzē okuphuzile, okuphuzē kuphuzile, kuphuzē akuphuzanga okungaphuzanga kungaphuzanga
Remote past
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngāphuza engāphuza ngāphuza angiphuzanga engingaphuzanga ngingaphuzanga
2nd singular wāphuza owāphuza wāphuza awuphuzanga ongaphuzanga ungaphuzanga
1st plural sāphuza esāphuza sāphuza asiphuzanga esingaphuzanga singaphuzanga
2nd plural nāphuza enāphuza nāphuza aniphuzanga eningaphuzanga ningaphuzanga
Class 1 wāphuza owāphuza āphuza akaphuzanga ongaphuzanga engaphuzanga
Class 2 bāphuza abāphuza bāphuza abaphuzanga abangaphuzanga bengaphuzanga
Class 3 wāphuza owāphuza wāphuza awuphuzanga ongaphuzanga ungaphuzanga
Class 4 yāphuza eyāphuza yāphuza ayiphuzanga engaphuzanga ingaphuzanga
Class 5 lāphuza elāphuza lāphuza aliphuzanga elingaphuzanga lingaphuzanga
Class 6 āphuza āphuza āphuza awaphuzanga angaphuzanga engaphuzanga
Class 7 sāphuza esāphuza sāphuza asiphuzanga esingaphuzanga singaphuzanga
Class 8 zāphuza ezāphuza zāphuza aziphuzanga ezingaphuzanga zingaphuzanga
Class 9 yāphuza eyāphuza yāphuza ayiphuzanga engaphuzanga ingaphuzanga
Class 10 zāphuza ezāphuza zāphuza aziphuzanga ezingaphuzanga zingaphuzanga
Class 11 lwāphuza olwāphuza lwāphuza aluphuzanga olungaphuzanga lungaphuzanga
Class 14 bāphuza obāphuza bāphuza abuphuzanga obungaphuzanga bungaphuzanga
Class 15 kwāphuza okwāphuza kwāphuza akuphuzanga okungaphuzanga kungaphuzanga
Class 17 kwāphuza okwāphuza kwāphuza akuphuzanga okungaphuzanga kungaphuzanga
Potential
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngingaphuza ngingaphuza ngingephuze ngingephuze
2nd singular ungaphuza ungaphuza ungephuze ungephuze
1st plural singaphuza singaphuza singephuze singephuze
2nd plural ningaphuza ningaphuza ningephuze ningephuze
Class 1 angaphuza engaphuza angephuze engephuze
Class 2 bangaphuza bengaphuza bangephuze bengephuze
Class 3 ungaphuza ungaphuza ungephuze ungephuze
Class 4 ingaphuza ingaphuza ingephuze ingephuze
Class 5 lingaphuza lingaphuza lingephuze lingephuze
Class 6 angaphuza engaphuza angephuze engephuze
Class 7 singaphuza singaphuza singephuze singephuze
Class 8 zingaphuza zingaphuza zingephuze zingephuze
Class 9 ingaphuza ingaphuza ingephuze ingephuze
Class 10 zingaphuza zingaphuza zingephuze zingephuze
Class 11 lungaphuza lungaphuza lungephuze lungephuze
Class 14 bungaphuza bungaphuza bungephuze bungephuze
Class 15 kungaphuza kungaphuza kungephuze kungephuze
Class 17 kungaphuza kungaphuza kungephuze kungephuze
Immediate future
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngizophuza engizophuza ngizophuza angizuphuza engingezuphuza ngingezuphuza
2nd singular uzophuza ozophuza uzophuza awuzuphuza ongezuphuza ungezuphuza
1st plural sizophuza esizophuza sizophuza asizuphuza esingezuphuza singezuphuza
2nd plural nizophuza enizophuza nizophuza anizuphuza eningezuphuza ningezuphuza
Class 1 uzophuza ozophuza ezophuza akazuphuza ongezuphuza engezuphuza
Class 2 bazophuza abazophuza bezophuza abazuphuza abangezuphuza bengezuphuza
Class 3 uzophuza ozophuza uzophuza awuzuphuza ongezuphuza ungezuphuza
Class 4 izophuza ezophuza izophuza ayizuphuza engezuphuza ingezuphuza
Class 5 lizophuza elizophuza lizophuza alizuphuza elingezuphuza lingezuphuza
Class 6 azophuza azophuza ezophuza awazuphuza angezuphuza engezuphuza
Class 7 sizophuza esizophuza sizophuza asizuphuza esingezuphuza singezuphuza
Class 8 zizophuza ezizophuza zizophuza azizuphuza ezingezuphuza zingezuphuza
Class 9 izophuza ezophuza izophuza ayizuphuza engezuphuza ingezuphuza
Class 10 zizophuza ezizophuza zizophuza azizuphuza ezingezuphuza zingezuphuza
Class 11 luzophuza oluzophuza luzophuza aluzuphuza olungezuphuza lungezuphuza
Class 14 buzophuza obuzophuza buzophuza abuzuphuza obungezuphuza bungezuphuza
Class 15 kuzophuza okuzophuza kuzophuza akuzuphuza okungezuphuza kungezuphuza
Class 17 kuzophuza okuzophuza kuzophuza akuzuphuza okungezuphuza kungezuphuza
Remote future
Positive absolute Positive relative Positive participial Negative absolute Negative relative Negative participial
1st singular ngiyophuza engiyophuza ngiyophuza angiyuphuza engingeyuphuza ngingeyuphuza
2nd singular uyophuza oyophuza uyophuza awuyuphuza ongeyuphuza ungeyuphuza
1st plural siyophuza esiyophuza siyophuza asiyuphuza esingeyuphuza singeyuphuza
2nd plural niyophuza eniyophuza niyophuza aniyuphuza eningeyuphuza ningeyuphuza
Class 1 uyophuza oyophuza eyophuza akayuphuza ongeyuphuza engeyuphuza
Class 2 bayophuza abayophuza beyophuza abayuphuza abangeyuphuza bengeyuphuza
Class 3 uyophuza oyophuza uyophuza awuyuphuza ongeyuphuza ungeyuphuza
Class 4 iyophuza eyophuza iyophuza ayiyuphuza engeyuphuza ingeyuphuza
Class 5 liyophuza eliyophuza liyophuza aliyuphuza elingeyuphuza lingeyuphuza
Class 6 ayophuza ayophuza eyophuza awayuphuza angeyuphuza engeyuphuza
Class 7 siyophuza esiyophuza siyophuza asiyuphuza esingeyuphuza singeyuphuza
Class 8 ziyophuza eziyophuza ziyophuza aziyuphuza ezingeyuphuza zingeyuphuza
Class 9 iyophuza eyophuza iyophuza ayiyuphuza engeyuphuza ingeyuphuza
Class 10 ziyophuza eziyophuza ziyophuza aziyuphuza ezingeyuphuza zingeyuphuza
Class 11 luyophuza oluyophuza luyophuza aluyuphuza olungeyuphuza lungeyuphuza
Class 14 buyophuza obuyophuza buyophuza abuyuphuza obungeyuphuza bungeyuphuza
Class 15 kuyophuza okuyophuza kuyophuza akuyuphuza okungeyuphuza kungeyuphuza
Class 17 kuyophuza okuyophuza kuyophuza akuyuphuza okungeyuphuza kungeyuphuza
Present subjunctive
Positive Negative
1st singular ngiphuze ngingaphuzi
2nd singular uphuze ungaphuzi
1st plural siphuze singaphuzi
2nd plural niphuze ningaphuzi
Class 1 aphuze angaphuzi
Class 2 baphuze bangaphuzi
Class 3 uphuze ungaphuzi
Class 4 iphuze ingaphuzi
Class 5 liphuze lingaphuzi
Class 6 aphuze angaphuzi
Class 7 siphuze singaphuzi
Class 8 ziphuze zingaphuzi
Class 9 iphuze ingaphuzi
Class 10 ziphuze zingaphuzi
Class 11 luphuze lungaphuzi
Class 14 buphuze bungaphuzi
Class 15 kuphuze kungaphuzi
Class 17 kuphuze kungaphuzi
Past subjunctive
Positive Negative
1st singular ngaphuza ngangaphuza, angaphuza, angangaphuza
2nd singular waphuza wangaphuza, awaphuza, awangaphuza
1st plural saphuza sangaphuza, asaphuza, asangaphuza
2nd plural naphuza nangaphuza, anaphuza, anangaphuza
Class 1 waphuza wangaphuza, akaphuza, akangaphuza
Class 2 baphuza bangaphuza, abaphuza, abangaphuza
Class 3 waphuza wangaphuza, awaphuza, awangaphuza
Class 4 yaphuza yangaphuza, ayaphuza, ayangaphuza
Class 5 laphuza langaphuza, alaphuza, alangaphuza
Class 6 aphuza angaphuza, awaphuza, awangaphuza
Class 7 saphuza sangaphuza, asaphuza, asangaphuza
Class 8 zaphuza zangaphuza, azaphuza, azangaphuza
Class 9 yaphuza yangaphuza, ayaphuza, ayangaphuza
Class 10 zaphuza zangaphuza, azaphuza, azangaphuza
Class 11 lwaphuza lwangaphuza, alwaphuza, alwangaphuza
Class 14 baphuza bangaphuza, abaphuza, abangaphuza
Class 15 kwaphuza kwangaphuza, akwaphuza, akwangaphuza
Class 17 kwaphuza kwangaphuza, akwaphuza, akwangaphuza
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