• Shona word chingwa in the Shona Dictionary


  • noun , class(7)
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
A kind of food made of the flour or meal of some species of grain, by kneading it (with the addition of a little salt, and sometimes sugar) into a dough, yeast being commonly added to cause fermentation or lightness and then baking it.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
chingwa ichi this bread
chingwa icho that bread
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
chingwa changu my bread
chingwa chako your bread (singular)
chingwa chenyu your bread (plural)
chingwa chake his/her bread
chingwa chedu our bread
chingwa chacho its bread
chingwa chavo their bread
last updated: Friday, November 1, 2019 at 8:39:13 AM Central European Standard Time

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