Meaning of Siswati in English:


Pronunciation /sɪˈswɑːti/


mass noun
  • The Nguni language of the Swazi people of eSwatini (Swaziland) and Mpumalanga province in South Africa.

    Also called Swazi

    ‘At first I could only speak Siswati; now I can speak English.’
    • ‘The trouble is that Siswati isn't the language that will get you a job in Johannesburg.’
    • ‘All of our Siswati translators are mother tongue speakers who live in-country.’
    • ‘Many Siswati speakers in America need to translate birth certificates and transcripts from Siswati into English.’
    • ‘Modern Siswati has lost all but one of the click sound sets.’