English translation
A boy or man in relation to his parent's children. In Shona gender terms are not prefered when describing relations between siblings; use instead munin`ina (younger sibling of the same sex), hanzvadzi (sibling of opposite sex), and mukoma (older sibling of same sex).
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
bhudhi ava this brother
bhudhi avo that brother
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
bhudhi vangu my brother
bhudhi vako your brother (singular)
bhudhi venyu your brother (plural)
bhudhi vake his/her brother
bhudhi vedu our brother
bhudhi vacho its brother
bhudhi vavo their brother
last updated: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 1:28:14 PM Central European Summer Time

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Kurayira kuno da pwere mukuru ndi mambo.