Ngwanola o zodwa
Sibeko is a term that has been used to refer to a drunkard. This is due to a character from the famous South African sitcom, Emzini wezinsizwa, who was always drunk.
Now Sibeko is synonymous for drunkard.
Why did you give him money, don't you know he's a Sibeko?
Ikaka is a term that means shit
Uthetha ikaka kwedini You are talking shit young boy
Impandla is a
Nguni term for bald hair (when men lose their hair).
He's always wearing a cap because unempandla.
I'm not with it
You want me to sacrifice my time for something that won't work out? Andizi shame
Izinyanya is a
Xhosa term for ancestors.
Ndiyabulela kuni zinyanya.
Danko is the same as
Afrikaans word dankie which symbolises acceptance and appreciation, it basically means thank you.
The South African government said Danko to everyone who got vaccinated.
A liberator, Someone who gives freedom
Uthixo nguMkhululi wethu
Hierso is a South African slang term that means "Here", "Right here". It is taken from the
"I'll be hierso goseng, wa nkolota" - Khuli Chana in No More Hunger
08 September 2021
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