• English word catfish in the Shona Dictionary
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/muraᵐɓa/


  • noun , class(3)
  • synonyms: ,
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
English translation
A large freshwater fish ( Barbus vulgaris) found in many European rivers. Its upper jaw is furnished with four barbels.
English translation
A name given in the United States to various species of siluroid fishes; as, the yellow cat (Amiurus natalis); the blind cat (Gronias nigrilabrus); the mudcat (Pilodictic oilwaris), the stone cat (Noturus flavus); the sea cat (Arius felis), etc. This name is also sometimes applied to the wolf fish.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
muramba uwu this barbel
muramba uwo that barbel
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
muramba wangu my barbel
muramba wako your barbel (singular)
muramba wenyu your barbel (plural)
muramba wake his/her barbel
muramba wedu our barbel
muramba wacho its barbel
muramba wavo their barbel
last updated: Friday, January 24, 2020 at 3:12:31 PM Central European Standard Time


/muraᵐɓa/


See mufiti-karenje.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
muramba uwu this muramba
muramba uwo that muramba
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
muramba wangu my muramba
muramba wako your muramba (singular)
muramba wenyu your muramba (plural)
muramba wake his/her muramba
muramba wedu our muramba
muramba wacho its muramba
muramba wavo their muramba
last updated: Friday, January 24, 2020 at 3:12:31 PM Central European Standard Time


/miraᵐɓa/


  • noun , class(4)
  • stem :
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
English translation
Plural of muramba.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
miramba iyi these catfish
miramba iyo those catfish
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
miramba yangu my catfish
miramba yako your catfish (singular)
miramba yenyu your catfish (plural)
miramba yake his/her catfish
miramba yedu our catfish
miramba yacho its catfish
miramba yavo their catfish
last updated: Friday, February 1, 2019 at 9:16:13 PM Central European Standard Time

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