• noun , class(5)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
tripe
The greater part of the stomach of a ruminant, as the ox, dressed and used for food.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
guru iri this tripe
guru iro that tripe
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
guru rangu my tripe
guru rako your tripe (singular)
guru renyu your tripe (plural)
guru rake his/her tripe
guru redu our tripe
guru racho its tripe
guru ravo their tripe
last updated: Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 8:46:19 AM Central European Summer Time


English translation
large
Exceeding most other things of like kind in bulk, capacity, quantity, superficial dimensions, or number of constituent units; big; great; capacious; extensive; – opposed to small; as, a large horse; a large house or room; a large lake or pool; a large jug or spoon; a large vineyard; a large army; a large city.
English translation
great
Large in space; of much size; big; immense; enormous; expanded; – opposed to small and little; as, a great house, ship, farm, plain, distance, length.
English translation
grand
Of large size or extent; great; extensive; hence, relatively great; greatest; chief; principal; as, a grand mountain; a grand army; a grand mistake.
last updated: Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 8:46:19 AM Central European Summer Time


  • noun , class(5)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
burrow
A shelter; esp. a hole in the ground made by certain animals, as rabbits, for shelter and habitation.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
guru iri this burrow
guru iro that burrow
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
guru rangu my burrow
guru rako your burrow (singular)
guru renyu your burrow (plural)
guru rake his/her burrow
guru redu our burrow
guru racho its burrow
guru ravo their burrow
last updated: Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 8:46:19 AM Central European Summer Time


  • noun , class(5)
  • synonyms: ,
  • dialects/origins: Karanga
See barika.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
guru iri this guru
guru iro that guru
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
guru rangu my guru
guru rako your guru (singular)
guru renyu your guru (plural)
guru rake his/her guru
guru redu our guru
guru racho its guru
guru ravo their guru
last updated: Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 8:46:19 AM Central European Summer Time


English translation
burrow
To excavate a hole to lodge in, as in the earth; to lodge in a hole excavated in the earth, as conies or rabbits.
Imperative example
Shona English
tukuta burrow (singular)
tukutai burrow (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha tukuta I will burrow
ucha tukuta you will burrow (singular)
mucha tukuta you will burrow (plural)
acha tukuta he/she will burrow
ticha tukuta we will burrow
vacha tukuta they will burrow
chicha tukuta it will burrow
last updated: Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 2:00:56 PM Central European Standard Time

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