• English word breast in the Shona Dictionary


  • noun , class(5)
  • synonyms: ,
  • variant:
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
  1. One of two soft protuberant bodies adhering to the thorax in women, in which the milk is secreted for the nourishment of infants; the mammary gland and associated structures.
  2. The outer part of the thorax, or the external part of the body between the neck and the belly, in man and beasts.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
zamhu iri this breast
zamhu iro that breast
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
zamhu rangu my breast
zamhu rako your breast (singular)
zamhu renyu your breast (plural)
zamhu rake his/her breast
zamhu redu our breast
zamhu racho its breast
zamhu ravo their breast
last updated: Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 7:32:24 AM Central European Summer Time

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