• verb
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
English translation
swamp
To cause (a boat) to become filled with water; to capsize or sink by whelming with water.
Imperative example
Shona English
pividza swamp (singular)
pividzai swamp (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha pividza I will swamp
ucha pividza you will swamp (singular)
mucha pividza you will swamp (plural)
acha pividza he/she will swamp
ticha pividza we will swamp
vacha pividza they will swamp
chicha pividza it will swamp
last updated: Monday, October 7, 2019 at 11:08:03 AM Central European Summer Time


  • noun , class(10)
  • stem :
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
swamps
Plural of pividzo.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
pividzo idzi these swamps
pividzo idzo those swamps
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
pividzo dzangu my swamps
pividzo dzako your swamps (singular)
pividzo dzenyu your swamps (plural)
pividzo dzake his/her swamps
pividzo dzedu our swamps
pividzo dzacho its swamps
pividzo dzavo their swamps
last updated: Friday, October 28, 2016 at 4:57:21 AM Central European Summer Time


  • noun , class(9)
  • synonyms: , ,
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
swamp
Wet, spongy land; soft, low ground saturated with water, but not usually covered with it; marshy ground away from the seashore.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
pividzo iyi this swamp
pividzo iyo that swamp
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
pividzo yangu my swamp
pividzo yako your swamp (singular)
pividzo yenyu your swamp (plural)
pividzo yake his/her swamp
pividzo yedu our swamp
pividzo yacho its swamp
pividzo yavo their swamp
last updated: Friday, October 28, 2016 at 4:57:21 AM Central European Summer Time

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