• Shona word ninipisa in the Shona Dictionary


  • verb
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
1. To make lower; bring down; bow down.

2. To make lower in state or condition; reduce in power, possessions, esteem, etc.

3. To make humble or lowly in feeling; bring down the pride or vanity of; make meek and submissive; humiliate: often used reflexively.
Imperative example
Shona English
ninipisa humble (singular)
ninipisai humble (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha ninipisa I will humble
ucha ninipisa you will humble (singular)
mucha ninipisa you will humble (plural)
acha ninipisa he/she will humble
ticha ninipisa we will humble
vacha ninipisa they will humble
chicha ninipisa it will humble
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time

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