• English word flood in the Shona Dictionary
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/faʃama/


  • verb
  • synonyms:
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
English translation
A great flow of water; a body of moving water; the flowing stream, as of a river; especially, a body of water, rising, swelling, and overflowing land not usually thus covered; a deluge; a freshet; an inundation.
Imperative example
Shona English
fashama flood (singular)
fashamai flood (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha fashama I will flood
ucha fashama you will flood (singular)
mucha fashama you will flood (plural)
acha fashama he/she will flood
ticha fashama we will flood
vacha fashama they will flood
chicha fashama it will flood
last updated: Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 11:30:03 AM Central European Summer Time


/faʃama/


  • verb
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona

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Imperative example
Shona English
fashama fashama (singular)
fashamai fashama (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha fashama I will fashama
ucha fashama you will fashama (singular)
mucha fashama you will fashama (plural)
acha fashama he/she will fashama
ticha fashama we will fashama
vacha fashama they will fashama
chicha fashama it will fashama
last updated: Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 11:30:03 AM Central European Summer Time


/faʃamu/


  • noun , class(5)
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
A great flow of water; a body of moving water; the flowing stream, as of a river; especially, a body of water, rising, swelling, and overflowing land not usually thus covered; a deluge; a freshet; an inundation.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
fashamu iri this flood
fashamu iro that flood
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
fashamu rangu my flood
fashamu rako your flood (singular)
fashamu renyu your flood (plural)
fashamu rake his/her flood
fashamu redu our flood
fashamu racho its flood
fashamu ravo their flood
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time


/faʃamu/


  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
A violent disturbance of the atmosphere, attended by wind, rain, snow, hail, or thunder and lightning; hence, often, a heavy fall of rain, snow, or hail, whether accompanied with wind or not.
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time

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