• noun , class(5)
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
lawyer
One versed in the laws, or a practitioner of law; one whose profession is to conduct lawsuits for clients, or to advise as to prosecution or defence of lawsuits, or as to legal rights and obligations in other matters. It is a general term, comprehending attorneys, counselors, solicitors, barristers, sergeants, and advocates.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
gweta iri this lawyer
gweta iro that lawyer
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
gweta rangu my lawyer
gweta rako your lawyer (singular)
gweta renyu your lawyer (plural)
gweta rake his/her lawyer
gweta redu our lawyer
gweta racho its lawyer
gweta ravo their lawyer
last updated: Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 2:35:24 PM Central European Summer Time


  • verb
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
English translation
attorney
A substitute; a proxy; an agent.
Imperative example
Shona English
gweta attorney (singular)
gwetai attorney (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha gweta I will attorney
ucha gweta you will attorney (singular)
mucha gweta you will attorney (plural)
acha gweta he/she will attorney
ticha gweta we will attorney
vacha gweta they will attorney
chicha gweta it will attorney
last updated: Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 2:35:24 PM Central European Summer Time

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