Xhosa Vocabulary

Welcome to the 9th lesson about the Xhosa vocabulary. We're dedicating this page to the most important and most used words in Xhosa. For example: clothes, languages, countries, travel, survival words, class, and house components.

shirt
shirt Audio
ihempe
sweater
sweater Audio
ijezi
jacket
jacket Audio
ibhatyi
coat
coat Audio
idyasi
socks
socks Audio
iikawusi
shoes
shoes Audio
izihlangu
trousers
trousers Audio
iibhulukhwe
pajamas
pyjamas Audio
iipijama
belt
belt Audio
ibhanti
underwear
underwear Audio
impahla yangaphansi
hat
hat Audio
umnqwazi
skirt
skirt Audio
ilokhwe

The following words are related to languages and countries.

Language
Xhosa
Country
Xhosa
Arabic
isiArabiki Audio
Morocco
Moroko Audio
Chinese
isichina Audio
China
china Audio
English
isingesi Audio
England
Engilane Audio
French
isiFrench Audio
France
iFrance Audio
German
Ijamani Audio
Germany
amaJamani Audio
Greek
isiGrike Audio
Greece
e-grisi Audio
Portuguese
amaputukezi Audio
Portugal
e-Portugal Audio
Hindi
amaHindi Audio
India
endiya Audio
Italian
amanTaliyane Audio
Italy
eItali Audio
Japanese
amaJapane Audio
Japan
e-Japane Audio
Russian
amaRashiya Audio
Russia
eRashiya Audio
Spanish
IsiPenishi Audio
Spain
Espeyini Audio
Swedish
isiSwedishi Audio
Sweden
e-Sweden Audio

The following vocabulary is related to travel and survival.

Travel
Xhosa
airport
kwiziko lenqwelo moya Audio
doctor
ugqirha Audio
airplane
inqwelomoya Audio
medicines
amayeza Audio
train
i-treyini Audio
pharmacy
indawo yamayeza Audio
taxi
iteksi Audio
hospital
isibhedlele Audio
bus
ibhasi Audio
ambulance
isithuthi sezigulani Audio
car
imoto Audio
poison
ityhefu Audio
ticket
itikiti Audio
help me
ndincede Audio
hotel
ihotele Audio
danger
ingozi Audio
reservation
oyigcinelweyo Audio
accident
ingozi Audio
passport
incwadi yokundwendwela Audio
police
ipolisa Audio
luggage
imithwalo Audio
headache
intloko ebuhlungu Audio
tourism
ezokhenketho Audio
stomach ache
isisu esibuhlungu Audio

The following list of words is related to a class environment and the components of a house.

Class
Xhosa
books
iincwadi Audio
toilet
izindlu zangesese Audio
pen
ipeni Audio
bed
ibhedi Audio
dictionary
isichazimazwi Audio
bedroom
igumbi lokulala Audio
library
ithala leencwadi Audio
furniture
ifenitshala Audio
desk
idesika Audio
house
indlu Audio
student
umfundi Audio
kitchen
ikitshi Audio
teacher
umfundisintsapho Audio
plate
isitya Audio
chair
isitulo Audio
refrigerator
isibandisi Audio
paper
iphepha Audio
room
igumbi Audio
page
iphepha Audio
table
itafile Audio
pencil
ipensile Audio
window
ifestile Audio
question
umbuzo Audio
television
umabonakude Audio

Did you enjoy this lesson about the Xhosa vocabulary? I hope so, if you have any problem with this lesson contact me with questions here. You can now check the next lesson below.

Xhosa Grammar   Xhosa Grammar

Xhosa Verbs   Xhosa Verbs


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