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  • noun , class(9)
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  • dialects: Standard Shona
1. Fortune; hap; that which happens to a person by chance, conceived as having a real tendency to be favourable or unfavourable, or as if there were an inward connection between a succession of fortuitous occurrences having the same character as favourable or unfavourable.

2. Good fortune; favourable hap; a supposed something, pertaining to a person, at least for a time, giving to fortuitous events a favourable character; also, in a weakened sense, a fortuitous combination of favourable occurrences.
English translation
luck
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 4:29:19 PM GMT-04:00


  • adjective
  • dialects: Standard Shona
Favored by luck; fortunate; meeting with good success or good fortune; -- said of persons; as, a lucky adventurer.
English translation
lucky
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 4:29:19 PM GMT-04:00

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