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Tlula - Jump

Tlula is a Xitsonga word meaning "Jump" in English.

Oxford definition
Jump —v.
- Rise off the ground etc. By sudden muscular effort in the legs.
- (often foll. By up, from, in, out, etc.) Move suddenly or hastily (jumped into the car).

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Proverbs - Mbyana leyi hanyaka yi tlula nghala leyi feke — A living dog is better than a dead lion
Idioms - Ku tlula u nantswa tilo — To jump and lick the sky
Phrases - Ku tlula — To jump
Proverbs - Ku tlula ka mhala swi letela n'wana wa le ndzeni — The way an impala jumps influences its unborn child

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