Inguqulelo ka us in isiXhosa

us

-si-

Ubizo-magama /uss/

isimelabizo

  • 1

    -si-
    Did he see us? Usibonile?
  • 2

    thina
    As for us, we're going now Siyahamba ngoku thina
    Is it really us he's calling? Ngaba ubiza thina ngenene?
    "Who's there?" "It's us!" "Ngubani olapho?" "Sithi!"

Usetyenziso

In isiXhosa, 'us' as used in Sense 1 above is usually expressed by an object concord (OC). 'Us' can also be expressed by an absolute pronoun, especially to show emphasis or contrast.