/t͡ʃijó/


  • noun , class(7)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Zezuru
English translation
A single small hard seed; a kernel, especially of those plants, like wheat, whose seeds are used for food. (Often in reference to finger millet).
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
chiyo ichi this grain
chiyo icho that grain
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
chiyo changu my grain
chiyo chako your grain (singular)
chiyo chenyu your grain (plural)
chiyo chake his/her grain
chiyo chedu our grain
chiyo chacho its grain
chiyo chavo their grain
last updated: Monday, May 22, 2017 at 5:11:06 AM Central European Summer Time

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