• English word buffalo in the Shona Dictionary
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/ɲati/


  • noun , class(9)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
A species of the genus Bos or Bubalus (B. bubalus), originally from India, but now found in most of the warmer countries of the eastern continent. It is larger and less docile than the common ox, and is fond of marshy places and rivers.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
nyati iyi this buffalo
nyati iyo that buffalo
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
nyati yangu my buffalo
nyati yako your buffalo (singular)
nyati yenyu your buffalo (plural)
nyati yake his/her buffalo
nyati yedu our buffalo
nyati yacho its buffalo
nyati yavo their buffalo
last updated: Monday, March 2, 2020 at 11:31:59 AM Central European Standard Time


/ɲati/


  • noun , class(9)
  • stem :
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
Plural of nyati.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
nyati iyi these buffaloes
nyati iyo those buffaloes
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
nyati yangu my buffaloes
nyati yako your buffaloes (singular)
nyati yenyu your buffaloes (plural)
nyati yake his/her buffaloes
nyati yedu our buffaloes
nyati yacho its buffaloes
nyati yavo their buffaloes
last updated: Monday, March 2, 2020 at 11:31:59 AM Central European Standard Time

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