• Shona word mudikani in the Shona Dictionary
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/muÉ—ikani/


English translation
Informal. Used as a form of address to a close personal friend.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mudikani uyu this dear
mudikani uyo that dear
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mudikani wangu my dear
mudikani wako your dear (singular)
mudikani wenyu your dear (plural)
mudikani wake his/her dear
mudikani wedu our dear
mudikani wacho its dear
mudikani wavo their dear
last updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 12:29:38 PM Central European Standard Time


/muÉ—ikani/


  • noun , class(1)
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
English translation
1. One who loves; one who has a feeling of love or earnest liking for any person or thing; a zealous admirer.

2. Specifically, one who is enamoured; a person in love: now used in the singular almost exclusively of the man, though formerly also of the woman, while the plural is still commonly used of both.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
mudikani uyu this lover
mudikani uyo that lover
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
mudikani wangu my lover
mudikani wako your lover (singular)
mudikani wenyu your lover (plural)
mudikani wake his/her lover
mudikani wedu our lover
mudikani wacho its lover
mudikani wavo their lover
last updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 12:29:38 PM Central European Standard Time

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