/mōta/


  • noun , class(9)
  • synonyms:
  • dialects/origins: Budya, Karanga, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
A morbid swelling, prominence, or growth, on any part of the body; especially, a growth produced by deposition of new tissue; a neoplasm.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mota iyi this tumour
mota iyo that tumour
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mota yangu my tumour
mota yako your tumour (singular)
mota yenyu your tumour (plural)
mota yake his/her tumour
mota yedu our tumour
mota yacho its tumour
mota yavo their tumour
last updated: Monday, February 17, 2020 at 8:19:58 PM Central European Standard Time


/móta/


  • noun , class(5)
  • synonyms:
  • dialects/origins: English
English translation
  1. One who or that which imparts motion; a source or originator of mechanical power; a moving power, as water, steam, etc.
  2. In mathematics, an operator or a quantity which represents the displacement of a rigid body.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mota iri this motor
mota iro that motor
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mota rangu my motor
mota rako your motor (singular)
mota renyu your motor (plural)
mota rake his/her motor
mota redu our motor
mota racho its motor
mota ravo their motor
last updated: Monday, February 17, 2020 at 8:19:58 PM Central European Standard Time


/móta/


  • noun , class(10)
  • stem :
  • dialects/origins: English
English translation
Plural of mota.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mota idzi these motors
mota idzo those motors
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mota dzangu my motors
mota dzako your motors (singular)
mota dzenyu your motors (plural)
mota dzake his/her motors
mota dzedu our motors
mota dzacho its motors
mota dzavo their motors
last updated: Monday, February 17, 2020 at 8:19:58 PM Central European Standard Time

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