- noun , class(7)
- dialects/origins: Standard Shona
- English translation
- A large tree, the Artocarpus integrifolia, common in the East Indies, closely allied to the breadfruit, from which it differs in having its leaves entire. The fruit is of great size, weighing from thirty to forty pounds, and through its soft fibrous matter are scattered the seeds, which are roasted and eaten. The wood is of a yellow color, fine grain, and rather heavy, and is much used in cabinetwork. It is also used for dyeing a brilliant yellow.
|chitanhuriro ichi||this jack|
|chitanhuriro icho||that jack|
|chitanhuriro changu||my jack|
|chitanhuriro chako||your jack (singular)|
|chitanhuriro chenyu||your jack (plural)|
|chitanhuriro chake||his/her jack|
|chitanhuriro chedu||our jack|
|chitanhuriro chacho||its jack|
|chitanhuriro chavo||their jack|
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time
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