A collection of useful phrases in Lozi, a Bantu language spoken
mainly in southwestern Zambia, and also in Zimbabwe, Bostwana,
the Democratic Republic of Congo and Namibia. It is also known as
You can see them in many other languages by clicking on
the English versions.
Key to abbreviations: sg = singular (said to one person),
pl = plural (said to more than one person).
Zamaya sesinde (Go well - said to the those leaving)
Msiyaleng'I sesinde (Stay well - said to the those staying)
U siyale/ Ni ta kubona (see you)
Ni ta kubôna kamuso (see you tomorrow)
Ni ta kubona hape (see you later)