• verb
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
English translation
hoe
A tool chiefly for digging up weeds, and arranging the earth about plants in fields and gardens. It is made of a flat blade of iron or steel having an eye or tang by which it is attached to a wooden handle at an acute angle.
Imperative example
Shona English
sakura hoe (singular)
sakurai hoe (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha sakura I will hoe
ucha sakura you will hoe (singular)
mucha sakura you will hoe (plural)
acha sakura he/she will hoe
ticha sakura we will hoe
vacha sakura they will hoe
chicha sakura it will hoe
last updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 11:27:15 AM Central European Summer Time


  • noun , class(5)
  • dialects/origins: Zezuru
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
sakura iri this sakura
sakura iro that sakura
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
sakura rangu my sakura
sakura rako your sakura (singular)
sakura renyu your sakura (plural)
sakura rake his/her sakura
sakura redu our sakura
sakura racho its sakura
sakura ravo their sakura
last updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 11:27:15 AM Central European Summer Time

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