• English word altar in the Shona Dictionary


  • noun , class(9)
  • variant:
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
A raised structure (as a square or oblong erection of stone or wood) on which sacrifices are offered or incense burned to a deity.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
atare iyi this altar
atare iyo that altar
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
atare yangu my altar
atare yako your altar (singular)
atare yenyu your altar (plural)
atare yake his/her altar
atare yedu our altar
atare yacho its altar
atare yavo their altar
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time

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