Zulu Vocabulary

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

shirt
shirt Audio
ihembe
sweater
sweater Audio
ijezi
jacket
jacket Audio
ijakhethi
coat
coat Audio
ijazi
socks
socks Audio
amasokisi
shoes
shoes Audio
izicathulo
trousers
trousers Audio
ibhulukwe
pajamas
pyjamas Audio
amaphijama
belt
belt Audio
ibhande
underwear
underwear Audio
isambatho sangaphansi
hat
hat Audio
isigqoko
skirt
skirt Audio
isiketi

The following words are related to languages and countries.

Language
Zulu
Country
Zulu
Arabic
isi-arabic Audio
Morocco
isimorokho Audio
Chinese
isishayina Audio
China
eshayina Audio
English
isingisi Audio
England
engilandi Audio
French
isi-french Audio
France
e-france Audio
German
isijalimani Audio
Germany
ejalimani Audio
Greek
isigrikhi Audio
Greece
egrisi Audio
Portuguese
isiputukezi Audio
Portugal
eputukezi Audio
Hindi
isihindi Audio
India
endiya Audio
Italian
isintaliyana Audio
Italy
entaliyana Audio
Japanese
isijaphani Audio
Japan
ejaphani Audio
Russian
isirashiya Audio
Russia
erushiya Audio
Spanish
isipanishi Audio
Spain
e-spain Audio
Swedish
isiswidi Audio
Sweden
eswidi Audio

The following vocabulary is related to travel and survival.

Travel
Zulu
airport
esikhumulweni sezindiza Audio
doctor
udokotela Audio
airplane
ibhanoyi Audio
medicines
imithi Audio
train
isitimela Audio
pharmacy
ikhemesi Audio
taxi
itekisi Audio
hospital
isibhedlela Audio
bus
ibhasi Audio
ambulance
i-ambulensi Audio
car
imoto Audio
poison
ushevu Audio
ticket
ithikithi Audio
help me
ngisize Audio
hotel
ihhotela Audio
danger
ingozi Audio
reservation
okugciniwe Audio
accident
ingozi Audio
passport
i-passport Audio
police
amaphoyisa Audio
luggage
imithwalo Audio
headache
ukuphathwa ikhanda Audio
tourism
ukuvakasha Audio
stomach ache
ukuphathwa isisu Audio

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

Class
Zulu
books
izincwadi Audio
toilet
indlu yangasese Audio
pen
ipeni Audio
bed
umbhede Audio
dictionary
isichazamazwi Audio
bedroom
ikamelo Audio
library
umtapowolwazi Audio
furniture
impahla yasendlini Audio
desk
itafula Audio
house
indlu yangasese Audio
student
umfundi Audio
kitchen
ikhishi Audio
teacher
uthisha Audio
plate
upuleti Audio
chair
isihlalo Audio
refrigerator
isiqandisi Audio
paper
iphepha Audio
room
igumbi Audio
page
ikhasi Audio
table
itafula Audio
pencil
ipensela Audio
window
iwindi Audio
question
umbuzo Audio
television
umabonakude Audio

Did you enjoy this lesson about the Zulu 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.

Zulu Grammar   Zulu Grammar

Zulu Verbs   Zulu Verbs


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