• noun , class(10)
  • stem :
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
horns
Plural of nyanga.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
nyanga idzi these horns
nyanga idzo those horns
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
nyanga dzangu my horns
nyanga dzako your horns (singular)
nyanga dzenyu your horns (plural)
nyanga dzake his/her horns
nyanga dzedu our horns
nyanga dzacho its horns
nyanga dzavo their horns
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time


  • noun , class(9)
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
horn
A hard, projecting, and usually pointed organ, growing upon the heads of certain animals, esp. of the ruminants, as cattle, goats, and the like. The hollow horns of the Ox family consist externally of true horn, and are never shed.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
nyanga iyi this horn
nyanga iyo that horn
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
nyanga yangu my horn
nyanga yako your horn (singular)
nyanga yenyu your horn (plural)
nyanga yake his/her horn
nyanga yedu our horn
nyanga yacho its horn
nyanga yavo their horn
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time


  • noun , class(9)
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
antenna
A movable, articulated organ of sensation, attached to the heads of insects and Crustacea. There are two in the former, and usually four in the latter. They are used as organs of touch, and in some species of Crustacea the cavity of the ear is situated near the basal joint. In insects, they are popularly called horns, and also feelers. The term in also applied to similar organs on the heads of other arthropods and of annelids.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
nyanga iyi this antenna
nyanga iyo that antenna
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
nyanga yangu my antenna
nyanga yako your antenna (singular)
nyanga yenyu your antenna (plural)
nyanga yake his/her antenna
nyanga yedu our antenna
nyanga yacho its antenna
nyanga yavo their antenna
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time

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