Translation of igunya in English:

igunya

authority

noun (class 5, plural amagunya)

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    authority
    Ulinikwe ngubani igunya lokwenza loo nto? Who gave you the authority to do that?
    Ngutatomkhulu kuphela onamagunya okungxoliosa utata It is only my grandfather who has the authority to scold my father

Usage

The plural, 'amagunya', is used for when someone 'has authority' to do something.