• English word potato in the Shona Dictionary
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/ᵐɓatatisi/


English translation
A plant (Solanum tuberosum) of the Nightshade family, and its esculent farinaceous tuber, of which there are numerous varieties used for food. It is native of South America, but a form of the species is found native as far north as New Mexico.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mbatatisi iyi this potato
mbatatisi iyo that potato
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mbatatisi yangu my potato
mbatatisi yako your potato (singular)
mbatatisi yenyu your potato (plural)
mbatatisi yake his/her potato
mbatatisi yedu our potato
mbatatisi yacho its potato
mbatatisi yavo their potato
last updated: Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at 10:28:01 AM Central European Standard Time


/ᵐɓatatisi/


  • noun , class(10)
  • stem :
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
Plural of mbatatisi.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mbatatisi idzi these potatoes
mbatatisi idzo those potatoes
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mbatatisi dzangu my potatoes
mbatatisi dzako your potatoes (singular)
mbatatisi dzenyu your potatoes (plural)
mbatatisi dzake his/her potatoes
mbatatisi dzedu our potatoes
mbatatisi dzacho its potatoes
mbatatisi dzavo their potatoes
last updated: Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at 10:28:01 AM Central European Standard Time

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