Pedyo, padyo kana padhuze (close in space or time).

  • Ngokukasira kwakabuda zvinwe zvenyara yomunhu, zvikanyora pakatsetswa parukumbati rwengome youmambo pasinde nechigadzikiro chechibani: Suddenly the fingers of a human hand appeared and wrote on the plaster of the wall, near the lampstand in the royal palace. (Daniel 5:5, Bhaibheri reChiNdau).

Mitauro yeBantuEdit

  • Mang'anja vanoti kuandika (to be near) kuva pedyo. Sokuti: nkondo yaandika iri pafupi (war is near). MaZulu vanoti (A short distance; nearness) kureva mudhuze.
  • Basotho vanoti pel'a (by/beside/near ) kureva pedyo. VaBemba vanoti mumbali (around) kureva mudhuze. VaBukusu vanoti aeembi (near).
  • VaMambwe vanoti mbali (near, nearby) vachireva pedyo. Mamwe mazwi: mbali ya luzi (river bank or vicinity of a large river; the side or shore of a river) vachireva gombe rerwizi.
  • Mang'anja vanoti ku-talika (to be distant, long tall) vachireva kuva kure. Mamwe mazwi: tali (distance; far away) vachireva chinhambwe chiri kure.
  • VaKongo vanoti finama (be near, come near) kureva kuva pedyo. Chuwabo vanoti vakuvu (near) kureva pedyo.