English to Xhosa Meaning :: honour

Honour :
udumo
- udumoimbekohonoureehonourernokuhlonipha
 

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Noun(1) the state of being honored(2) a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction(3) the quality of being honorable and having a good name(4) a woman's virtue or chastity
Verb(1) bestow honor or rewards upon(2) show respect towards(3) accept as pay

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(1) Banks were refusing to honour Pelican House cheques and nearly Ôö¼├║1 million was needed to avert a total financial breakdown.(2) Pakistan, too, was not short of players in the past who commanded respect and honour .(3) If she died before the settlement was rubber-stamped, the State would have had no legal obligation to honour the agreement.(4) It's an honour to be associated with the Transatlantic Challenge featuring 24 of the best players in the world.(5) Under the US proposals, the future interim government would be obligated to honour agreements between the existing Governing Council and the US.(6) Day said: ├ö├ç├┐It's an honour to play here and if you can score a try it's even better.├ö├ç├û(7) This bill gives due honour and respect to Deaf people, and their unique language and culture.(8) his portrait hangs in the place of honour(9) It was an honour to watch a legend bring alive the genre of the blues.(10) And I thought it would be an honour to represent the school.(11) BBC World Service has been awarded a special honour at the Sony Radio Awards.(12) Now it is up to the boys' teams to uphold the school's honour .(13) Joyce has now learned to honour her father's memory(14) It is an honour to be able to portray such legends on the screen.(15) And do you promise to love, respect, honour , and cherish this man for as long as you both shall live?(16) I'd consider it an honour
Related Words
(1) maid of honor ::
intombazana ngodumo
Synonyms
Noun
1. integrity ::
ukuthembeka
2. distinction ::
umahluko
3. reputation ::
igama
4. acclaim ::
bemdumisa
5. privilege ::
ilungelo
6. accolade ::
Ukunconywa
7. chastity ::
ubumsulwa
9. purity ::
ubumsulwa
Verb
10. esteem ::
iyinto
11. applaud ::
ihlombe
12. fulfill ::
ukufeza
13. reward ::
ibuyiselo
14. observe ::
bagcine
Different Forms
honour, honoured, honouree, honourees, honourer, honourers, honouring, honours
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

That honour goes to
Ser Jorah and Ser Barristan,

That HONOUR goes to Ser Jorah and Ser Barristan,

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 1


I pledge my life and honour
to the Night\'s Watch

I pledge my life and HONOUR to the Night's Watch

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 9


The honour of riding by your side
on the road to Meereen.

The HONOUR of riding by your side on the road to Meereen.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 1


My bloody honour is beyond repair,
but my answer is still no.

My bloody HONOUR is beyond repair, but my answer is still no.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 1


You honour me.

You HONOUR me.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 8


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