• noun , class(9)
  • synonyms:
  • variant:
  • dialects/origins: Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
termite alate
A winged termite capable of reproduction and starting new termite colonies. Termite alates fly out just before sun set during the summer seasons in Southern Africa.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
ishwa iyi this termite alate
ishwa iyo that termite alate
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
ishwa yangu my termite alate
ishwa yako your termite alate (singular)
ishwa yenyu your termite alate (plural)
ishwa yake his/her termite alate
ishwa yedu our termite alate
ishwa yacho its termite alate
ishwa yavo their termite alate
last updated: Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 7:40:32 AM Central European Standard Time


  • noun , class(10)
  • stem :
  • dialects/origins: Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
termite alates
Plural of ishwa.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
ishwa idzi these termite alates
ishwa idzo those termite alates
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
ishwa dzangu my termite alates
ishwa dzako your termite alates (singular)
ishwa dzenyu your termite alates (plural)
ishwa dzake his/her termite alates
ishwa dzedu our termite alates
ishwa dzacho its termite alates
ishwa dzavo their termite alates
last updated: Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 7:40:32 AM Central European Standard Time

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