• noun , class(9)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
bird
A feathered vertebrate animal of the class Ares, frequently included with reptiles in a superclass Sauropsida, but distinguished by having warm blood, by being covered with feathers, and by having the fore limbs so modified as to form wings.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
shiri iyi this bird
shiri iyo that bird
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
shiri yangu my bird
shiri yako your bird (singular)
shiri yenyu your bird (plural)
shiri yake his/her bird
shiri yedu our bird
shiri yacho its bird
shiri yavo their bird
last updated: Monday, February 12, 2018 at 8:07:18 PM Central European Standard Time


  • noun , class(10)
  • stem :
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
birds
Plural of shiri.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
shiri idzi these birds
shiri idzo those birds
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
shiri dzangu my birds
shiri dzako your birds (singular)
shiri dzenyu your birds (plural)
shiri dzake his/her birds
shiri dzedu our birds
shiri dzacho its birds
shiri dzavo their birds
last updated: Monday, February 12, 2018 at 8:07:18 PM Central European Standard Time

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