• verb
  • synonyms: ,
  • dialects/origins: Korekore, Zezuru
English translation
fish
  1. To catch or attempt to catch fish; be employed in taking fish by any means, as by angling or drawing nets.
  2. To be arranged or adjusted so as to catch fish; be capable of catching fish.
  3. To catch by means of any of the operations or processes of fishing.
  4. To attempt to catch fish in; try with any apparatus for catching fish, as a rod or net.
  5. To search by dragging, raking, or sweeping.
Imperative example
Shona English
raura fish (singular)
raurai fish (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha raura I will fish
ucha raura you will fish (singular)
mucha raura you will fish (plural)
acha raura he/she will fish
ticha raura we will fish
vacha raura they will fish
chicha raura it will fish
last updated: Monday, September 9, 2019 at 9:07:06 AM Central European Summer Time


  • noun , class(9)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
fish
A vertebrate which has gills and fins adapting it for living in the water.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
hove iyi this fish
hove iyo that fish
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
hove yangu my fish
hove yako your fish (singular)
hove yenyu your fish (plural)
hove yake his/her fish
hove yedu our fish
hove yacho its fish
hove yavo their fish
last updated: Monday, August 5, 2019 at 3:07:04 PM Central European Summer Time


  • noun , class(5)
  • synonyms:
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
English translation
green cow-pea
Green cow-pea.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
hove iri this green cow-pea
hove iro that green cow-pea
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
hove rangu my green cow-pea
hove rako your green cow-pea (singular)
hove renyu your green cow-pea (plural)
hove rake his/her green cow-pea
hove redu our green cow-pea
hove racho its green cow-pea
hove ravo their green cow-pea
last updated: Monday, August 5, 2019 at 3:07:04 PM Central European Summer Time

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