Male bestie

Is someone whom u consider to be ur brother / someone close to u but some people think that a male bestie is someone who wants to ruin ur relationship. That is not true, a male bestie is like a boy bestie.

A male bestie stands by u when u are in tough times


Izinyanya is a Xhosa term for ancestors.

Ndiyabulela kuni zinyanya.


To jaiva is to dance.

I need to learn uku jaiva.


Igqe is a derogatory Zulu word for vagina.

Why are you broke when you have igqe?


A very weird way of spelling Sex. These people do it on social media.

I thought they broke up a long time ago only to find out they still have sekisi everyday.


420, 4:20, or 4/20 (pronounced four-twenty) is cannabis culture slang for weed consumption, especially smoking around the time 4:20 p.m., and also refers to cannabis-oriented celebrations that take place annually on April 20th.

Can't wait for 420 so that I can smoke freely.


A Xhosa clan name that was made famous by former president Nelson Mandela.

Madiba passed away in December 2013.


The down-payment paid by the groom to the family of the bride before they can get married. It can be in the form of money or livestock.
I believe they call it a dowry in other parts of the world.

My family expects R200k lobola for you to marry me.


Injibhabha is a Xhosa term that is mostly used by women to refer to loss of hair (in women) on the side of the hair. Or just woman becoming bald.

Yho seyonjibhabha kusisi wakho

Gwara gwara

A popular South African dance that was created by DJ Bongz. It has been performed by a lot of big stars including Rihanna and Paul Pogba.

Did you see Paul Pogba doing the Gwara gwara?

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