• English word chameleon in the Shona Dictionary
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/rwaiʋ̤i/


  • noun , class(11)
  • synonyms:
  • variant:
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
English translation
A lizardlike reptile of the genus Chamaeleo, of several species, found in Africa, Asia, and Europe. The skin is covered with fine granulations; the tail is prehensile, and the body is much compressed laterally, giving it a high back.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
rwaivhi urwu this chameleon
rwaivhi urwo that chameleon
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
rwaivhi rwangu my chameleon
rwaivhi rwako your chameleon (singular)
rwaivhi rwenyu your chameleon (plural)
rwaivhi rwake his/her chameleon
rwaivhi rwedu our chameleon
rwaivhi rwacho its chameleon
rwaivhi rwavo their chameleon
last updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 2:08:35 PM Central European Summer Time

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