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ZuluEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nguni [Term?], from Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀gènì.

NounEdit

umyeni? class 1 (plural abayeni class 2)

  1. bridegroom
  2. husband
    Synonyms: indoda

InflectionEdit

Stem -yeni, class 1/2
Singular Plural
Full form úmyeni ábayeni
Locative kúmyeni kúbayeni
Singular Plural
Full form úmyeni ábayeni
Simple form myeni bayeni
Locative kúmyeni kúbayeni
Copulative ngúmyeni ngábayeni
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
Modifier Substantive Modifier Substantive
Class 1 wómyeni ówómyeni wábayeni ówábayeni
Class 2 bómyeni ábómyeni bábayeni ábábayeni
Class 3 wómyeni ówómyeni wábayeni ówábayeni
Class 4 yómyeni éyómyeni yábayeni éyábayeni
Class 5 lómyeni élómyeni lábayeni élábayeni
Class 6 ómyeni áwómyeni ábayeni áwábayeni
Class 7 sómyeni ésómyeni sábayeni ésábayeni
Class 8 zómyeni ézómyeni zábayeni ézábayeni
Class 9 yómyeni éyómyeni yábayeni éyábayeni
Class 10 zómyeni ézómyeni zábayeni ézábayeni
Class 11 lwómyeni ólwómyeni lwábayeni ólwábayeni
Class 14 bómyeni óbómyeni bábayeni óbábayeni
Class 15 kwómyeni ókwómyeni kwábayeni ókwábayeni
Class 17 kwómyeni ókwómyeni kwábayeni ókwábayeni

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