• noun , class(9)
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
bird
A feathered vertebrate animal of the class Ares, frequently included with reptiles in a superclass Sauropsida, but distinguished by having warm blood, by being covered with feathers, and by having the fore limbs so modified as to form wings.
Demonstrative determiners example
Shona English
shiri iyi this bird
shiri iyo that bird
Possessive pronouns example
Shona English
shiri yangu my bird
shiri yako your bird (singular)
shiri yenyu your bird (plural)
shiri yake his/her bird
shiri yedu our bird
shiri yacho its bird
shiri yavo their bird
last updated: Friday, September 20, 2019 at 3:04:35 PM Central European Summer Time


  • ideophone
  • stem :
  • dialects/origins: Karanga, Korekore, Manyika, Zezuru
English translation
birds
Plural of shiri.
last updated: Friday, September 20, 2019 at 3:04:35 PM Central European Summer Time

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