• noun , class(9)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
  1. That element or quality of form, manner, movement, carriage, deportment, language, etc., which renders it pleasing or agreeable ; elegance or beauty of form, outline, manner, motion, or act; pleasing harmony or appropriateness; that quality in a thing or an act which charms or delights.
  2. Amenity of disposition or manner; sweetness or amiability; graciousness ; politeness; courtesy; civility.
  3. A pleasing and attractive quality or endowment; beauty; adornment; embellishment.
  4. Favour; goodwill; friendship; favourable disposition to another; favourable regard.
  5. An act of kindness or favor accorded to or bestowed on another; a good turn or service freely rendered.
  6. Virtue; power; efficacy.
English translation
Forbearance to inflict harm under circumstances of provocation, when one has the power to inflict it; compassionate treatment of an offender or adversary; clemency.
English translation
The state or quality of being kind, in any of its various senses; manifestation of kind feeling or disposition beneficence.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
nyasha iyi this grace
nyasha iyo that grace
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
nyasha yangu my grace
nyasha yako your grace (singular)
nyasha yenyu your grace (plural)
nyasha yake his/her grace
nyasha yedu our grace
nyasha yacho its grace
nyasha yavo their grace
last updated: Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 1:38:13 AM Central European Standard Time

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