• Shona word chengetedza in the Shona Dictionary
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/t͡ʃéŋétéɗ͡z̤a/


  • verb
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
The herb sage, or salvia.
Imperative example
Shona English
chengetedza save (singular)
chengetedzai save (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha chengetedza I will save
ucha chengetedza you will save (singular)
mucha chengetedza you will save (plural)
acha chengetedza he/she will save
ticha chengetedza we will save
vacha chengetedza they will save
chicha chengetedza it will save
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time


/t͡ʃéŋétéɗ͡z̤a/


  • verb
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
To keep or save from injury or destruction; to guard or defend from evil, harm, danger, etc.; to protect.
Imperative example
Shona English
chengetedza preserve (singular)
chengetedzai preserve (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha chengetedza I will preserve
ucha chengetedza you will preserve (singular)
mucha chengetedza you will preserve (plural)
acha chengetedza he/she will preserve
ticha chengetedza we will preserve
vacha chengetedza they will preserve
chicha chengetedza it will preserve
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time

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