• noun , class(1)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
senior
More advanced than another in age; prior in age; elder; hence, more advanced in dignity, rank, or office; superior; as, senior member; senior counsel.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mukoma uyu this senior
mukoma uyo that senior
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mukoma wangu my senior
mukoma wako your senior (singular)
mukoma wenyu your senior (plural)
mukoma wake his/her senior
mukoma wedu our senior
mukoma wacho its senior
mukoma wavo their senior
last updated: Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 1:25:03 PM Central European Summer Time


  • noun , class(1)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
older sibling of the same sex
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mukoma uyu this older sibling of the same sex
mukoma uyo that older sibling of the same sex
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mukoma wangu my older sibling of the same sex
mukoma wako your older sibling of the same sex (singular)
mukoma wenyu your older sibling of the same sex (plural)
mukoma wake his/her older sibling of the same sex
mukoma wedu our older sibling of the same sex
mukoma wacho its older sibling of the same sex
mukoma wavo their older sibling of the same sex
last updated: Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 1:25:03 PM Central European Summer Time

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