There are 2 main translations of best in isiXhosa

: best1best2

best1

-bhetele

Pronunciation /best/

adverb

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    -bhetele
    bhetele kakhulu
    I run best in cool weather Ndibaleka bhetele kwimozulu epholileyo
    → See well
    He works well in the morning, even better in the afternoon, but best in the evening Usebenza bhetelana kusasa, bhetele emva kwemini, kodwa usebenza bhetele kakhulu ngokuhlwa

Usage

The adverb 'best' is the superlative form of 'well'.

There are 2 main translations of best in isiXhosa

: best1best2

best2

absolute pronoun +-balasele(yo)

Pronunciation /best/

adjective

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    absolute pronoun +-balasele(yo)
    Muzi is my best friend UMuzi ngoyena mhlobo wam ubalaseleyo
    → See good
    The red shoes are good, the blue ones are even better, but the green ones are the best shoes Izihlangu ezibomvu zilungile, ezizuba zilunge kanye, kodwa eziluhlaza zezona zibalaseleyo

Usage

The adjective 'best' is the superlative form of 'good'.