- noun , class(1a)
- synonyms: ishe
- dialects/origins: Zezuru
- English translation
- 1. A chief ruler; a reigning sovereign or monarch ; a man who holds by life tenure the chief authority over a country and people.
2. One who or that which is chief or greatest in any respect ; a holder of preeminent rank or power of any kind: as, a king of good fellows; the lion is called the king of beasts.
3. In games: (a) A playing-card bearing a picture of a king: as, the king of diamonds. An Ace of Hearts steps forth. (b) The chief piece in the game of chess.
|mambo ava||this king|
|mambo avo||that king|
|mambo vangu||my king|
|mambo vako||your king (singular)|
|mambo venyu||your king (plural)|
|mambo vake||his/her king|
|mambo vedu||our king|
|mambo vacho||its king|
|mambo vavo||their king|
last updated: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at 9:43:05 AM Central European Standard Time
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