• English word black in the Shona Dictionary
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/ɗéma/


  • noun , class(5)
  • adjective
  • variant:
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
Possessing in the highest degree the property of absorbing light ; reflecting and transmitting little or no light ; of the color of soot or coal: of the darkest possible hue; sable; optically, wholly destitute of color, or absolutely dark, whether from the absence or from the total absorption of light.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
dema iri this black
dema iro that black
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
dema rangu my black
dema rako your black (singular)
dema renyu your black (plural)
dema rake his/her black
dema redu our black
dema racho its black
dema ravo their black
last updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 8:58:56 AM Central European Standard Time


/ɗéma/


last updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 8:58:56 AM Central European Standard Time

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