Zulu-English dictionary

5000 Word Zulu Dictionary

A great companion for Zulu language learners, from beginner to intermediate level. Includes the most commonly used words in Zulu today. You can view the PDF dictionary on your smartphone or your iPad (using the free iBooks app).

5000 Word Zulu Dictionary


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5000 Word Zulu Dictionary

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Key Features

  • Includes the most important words in Zulu
  • Zulu-English and English-Zulu
  • Essential vocabulary marked in bold


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Online Zulu dictionary

This Zulu dictionary contains the 5000 most used words in Zulu which are essential for day to day communication. Along with the meaning of the word, the dictionary will also provide usage examples.

indlu yakhe
his house
indlu yakhe
her house
Indlu entsha
The house is new
Izindlu zincane
The houses are small
Izindlu zintsha
The houses are new
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About Zulu

Zulu is spoken by 12 million people in South Africa. You'd like to improve your Zulu vocabulary? Download our Zulu PDF dictionary now and learn new Zulu words today!

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Basic words and phrases in Zulu

Learn to get by in Zulu with these useful words and phrases. These essential phrases cover everything from Zulu greetings to business and workplace communications to love and dating.

Intombi inkulu.
The girl is big.
Intombi incane.
The girl is small.
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Speak! Zulu

Learn Zulu now. You'll begin with simple Zulu phrases and day to day vocabulary and advance at your own pace... seeing, listening and responding in Zulu. Fun to use and also fun to learn! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a comprehensive Zulu language course for Windows. If you have a Windows laptop, this will be an excellent way for you to learn Zulu.

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You can learn Zulu in just 9 easy steps.

You can go from beginner to fluent in Zulu in a short time and our nine-step Zulu learning guide will show you how. We'll talk about Zulu greetings, nouns, adjectives and verbs. The guide provides an overview of each step in the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Zulu.

Zulu learning guide : Step 9

In the previous steps, you learned about Zulu greetings, Zulu nouns, Zulu adjectives and Zulu verbs. In this step, we highlight the use of possessive pronouns in Zulu. You'll learn phrases like indlu yami, incwadi yami and itafula lami (my house, my book, my table). You'll also learn indlu yakho, incwadi yakho and itafula lakho (your house, your book, your table). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Zulu and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol.

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On the Road! Zulu

Make the most of your trip to work by learning Zulu words and phrases on the way. With this audio CD, you'll learn 1000's of Zulu words & phrases in a very short time. The voice is in both Zulu and English. Just listen, absorb and enjoy! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a learn Zulu audio cd. If you have a CD player at home or in your car, this is the Zulu course for you.

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