• English word porcupine in the Shona Dictionary
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/nuŋu/


English translation
Any Old Word rodent of the genus Hystrix, having the back covered with long, sharp, erectile spines or quills, sometimes a foot long. The common species of Europe and Asia (Hystrix cristata) is the best known.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
nungu iyi this porcupine
nungu iyo that porcupine
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
nungu yangu my porcupine
nungu yako your porcupine (singular)
nungu yenyu your porcupine (plural)
nungu yake his/her porcupine
nungu yedu our porcupine
nungu yacho its porcupine
nungu yavo their porcupine
last updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 1:23:55 PM Central European Standard Time


/nuŋu/


  • noun , class(10)
  • stem :
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Zezuru
English translation

Well, this is embarrassing. We have not gotten to adding content for this word yet.

Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
nungu idzi these porcupines
nungu idzo those porcupines
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
nungu dzangu my porcupines
nungu dzako your porcupines (singular)
nungu dzenyu your porcupines (plural)
nungu dzake his/her porcupines
nungu dzedu our porcupines
nungu dzacho its porcupines
nungu dzavo their porcupines
last updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 1:23:55 PM Central European Standard Time

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