• Shona word mhofu in the Shona Dictionary
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/m̤ófu/


  • noun , class(9)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
A species of large South African antelope (Oreas canna). It is valued both for its hide and flesh, and is rapidly disappearing in the settled districts; – called also Cape elk.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mhofu iyi this eland
mhofu iyo that eland
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mhofu yangu my eland
mhofu yako your eland (singular)
mhofu yenyu your eland (plural)
mhofu yake his/her eland
mhofu yedu our eland
mhofu yacho its eland
mhofu yavo their eland
last updated: Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 10:54:15 PM Central European Standard Time

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