Translation of umthamo in English:

umthamo

a mouthful of food

noun (class 3, plural imithamo)

  • 1

    a mouthful of food
    Khawuleza uginye umthamo wakho wokutya Hurry up and swallow your mouthful of food
  • 2

    Mathematics Physics
    capacity
    volume
    Itanki inomthamo weelitha ezingama-90 The tank has a capacity of 90 litres. (= It can hold 90 litres.)
    Uthini umthamo wamanzi etanki? What is the volume of the water tank? (= How much water can the tank hold?)