• noun , class(5)
  • synonyms:
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
ass
A quadruped of the genus Equus (E. asinus), smaller than the horse, and having a peculiarly harsh bray and long ears. The tame or domestic ass is patient, slow, and sure-footed, and has become the type of obstinacy and stupidity. There are several species of wild asses which are swift-footed.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
dhongi iri this ass
dhongi iro that ass
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
dhongi rangu my ass
dhongi rako your ass (singular)
dhongi renyu your ass (plural)
dhongi rake his/her ass
dhongi redu our ass
dhongi racho its ass
dhongi ravo their ass
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time

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