• English word whale in the Shona Dictionary
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/ŋuma/


  • noun , class(9)
  • synonyms:
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
English translation
Any aquatic mammal of the order Cetacea, especially any one of the large species, some of which become nearly one hundred feet long. Whales are hunted chiefly for their oil and baleen, or whalebone.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
nguma iyi this whale
nguma iyo that whale
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
nguma yangu my whale
nguma yako your whale (singular)
nguma yenyu your whale (plural)
nguma yake his/her whale
nguma yedu our whale
nguma yacho its whale
nguma yavo their whale
last updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 7:54:53 AM Central European Standard Time


/ŋuma/


  • verb
  • synonyms:
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
last updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 7:54:53 AM Central European Standard Time

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