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  • noun , class(11)
  • synonyms: , ,
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Manyika, Zezuru
An annual herbaceous plant, Eleusine coracana, grown as a cereal crop in the arid and semiarid areas in Africa.
English translation
finger millet
last updated: Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 11:39:55 PM GMT-05:00


  • noun , class(5)
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
The name of Eleusine coracana cereal and forage grasses which bear an abundance of small roundish grains.
English translation
finger millet
last updated: Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 10:39:23 PM GMT-04:00

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