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  • noun , class(9)
  • synonyms: ,
  • dialects: Manyika, Zezuru
A short pithy sentence, often repeated colloquially, expressing a well-known truth or a common fact ascertained by experience or observation; a popular saving which briefly and forcibly expresses some practical precept; an adage ; a wise saw: often set forth in the guise of metaphor and in the form of rime, and sometimes alliterative.
English translation
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last updated: Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 12:23:37 AM GMT-05:00


  • noun , class(10)
  • stem :
  • dialects: Manyika, Zezuru
Plural of tsumo.
English translation
proverbs
last updated: Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 12:23:37 AM GMT-05:00

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