• noun , class(1)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
boy
  1. A male child, from birth to full growth, but especially from the end of infancy to the beginning of youth: also applied to a young man, implying immaturity, want of vigor or judgment, etc.
  2. A young male servant.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mukomana uyu this boy
mukomana uyo that boy
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mukomana wangu my boy
mukomana wako your boy (singular)
mukomana wenyu your boy (plural)
mukomana wake his/her boy
mukomana wedu our boy
mukomana wacho its boy
mukomana wavo their boy
last updated: Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 1:27:24 PM Central European Summer Time


  • noun , class(1)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
boyfriend
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mukomana uyu this boyfriend
mukomana uyo that boyfriend
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mukomana wangu my boyfriend
mukomana wako your boyfriend (singular)
mukomana wenyu your boyfriend (plural)
mukomana wake his/her boyfriend
mukomana wedu our boyfriend
mukomana wacho its boyfriend
mukomana wavo their boyfriend
last updated: Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 1:27:24 PM Central European Summer Time

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