• English word Boot in the Shona Dictionary
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/ɓ̤ut͡su/


  • noun , class(9)
  • synonyms: ,
  • dialects/origins: English
English translation
A covering for the foot and lower part of the leg, ordinarily made of leather
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
bhutsu iyi this boot
bhutsu iyo that boot
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
bhutsu yangu my boot
bhutsu yako your boot (singular)
bhutsu yenyu your boot (plural)
bhutsu yake his/her boot
bhutsu yedu our boot
bhutsu yacho its boot
bhutsu yavo their boot
last updated: Monday, October 14, 2019 at 1:04:01 PM Central European Summer Time


/ɡ̤aɗ͡z̤a/


English translation

1. To weigh down; impose something upon, either good or bad; pile; heap; encumber or oppress.

2. To lay a burden on; charge with a load; furnish with cargo.

Imperative example
Shona English
gadza load (singular)
gadzai load (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha gadza I will load
ucha gadza you will load (singular)
mucha gadza you will load (plural)
acha gadza he/she will load
ticha gadza we will load
vacha gadza they will load
chicha gadza it will load
last updated: Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 11:39:56 AM Central European Summer Time


/ɡ̤aɗ͡z̤a/


  • ideophone
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
English translation
Remedy; relief; amends; reparation; hence, one who brings relief.
last updated: Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 11:39:56 AM Central European Summer Time


/d͡ʒ̤óᵐɓó/


English translation
Remedy; relief; amends; reparation; hence, one who brings relief.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
jombo iri this boot
jombo iro that boot
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
jombo rangu my boot
jombo rako your boot (singular)
jombo renyu your boot (plural)
jombo rake his/her boot
jombo redu our boot
jombo racho its boot
jombo ravo their boot
last updated: Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 9:47:07 AM Central European Summer Time

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