• verb
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
name
1. To distinguish by bestowing a particular appellation upon; denominate; entitle; designate by a particular appellation or epithet.

2. To nominate; designate for any purpose by name; specify; prescribe.
Imperative example
Shona English
tumidza name (singular)
tumidzai name (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha tumidza I will name
ucha tumidza you will name (singular)
mucha tumidza you will name (plural)
acha tumidza he/she will name
ticha tumidza we will name
vacha tumidza they will name
chicha tumidza it will name
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time

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