Maskandi

Maskandi is a kind of Zulu folk music / genre that is dominant amongst the Zulu population of South Africa.


I enjoy listening to Maskandi
My favourite Maskandi artist is Mgqumeni

Mahlalela

Umahlalela is a Xhosa term for an unemployed person.


uRamaphosa uyamthanda umahlalela, uvele amnike iR350.
Ramaphosa loves the unemployed, he just gives them R350.

Mpama

Impama is a Nguni term for slap.


Ndizakufaka impama
I will slap you

Mvelinqangi

UMvelinqangi is a Nguni word which translates to "the Most High" or "Divine Consciousness"; that is considered the source of all that has been, that is and all that ever will be.


Mvelinqangi, the creator, came out of the reed. He brought out men, women, animals, corn, and all the fruits of the earth

Mokotjo

A Sowetan term used to identify a certain opportunistic behaviour in people. e.g. slay queens


Ngwano ke mokotjo!

M'tsali

Describes a location, either at home school or any place.


Ituye kum'tsali kamweina.

Munhu

A person


Ndiye munhu wacho
Meaning: This is the person

Mkhululi

A liberator, Someone who gives freedom


Uthixo nguMkhululi wethu

Mize

To mize is to overlook/ignore something or someone intentionally.


Girls will mize you when you are broke!

Msotra

Msotra is the slang term for Soweto township.


Ngise Msotra and I'm chillin' with the thugs



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