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Nghala - Lion

Nghala is a Xitsonga word meaning "Lion" in English. Item rated 4 by 3 people. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of lion
- Lion n
- Large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male [syn: {king of beasts}, {Panthera leo}]
- A celebrity who is lionized (much sought after) [syn: {social lion}]
- (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Leo [syn: {Leo}]
- The fifth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about July 23 to August 22 [syn: {Leo}, {Leo the Lion}]
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Proverbs - Emahlweni ka nghala ku fambiwa na xisana — When you go in front of a lion you must take a fire
Proverbs - Mbyana leyi hanyaka yi tlula nghala leyi feke — A living dog is better than a dead lion
Proverbs - I malebvu ya nghala — It is a lion's beard
Proverbs - Nghala yi vomba exihlahleni — A lion roars in the bush
Proverbs - Nghala yi etlele na khwiri ra yona — A lion sleeps with its stomach

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