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Definitions for shona
ˈʃoʊ nəshona

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  1. Shonanoun

    a Bantu language spoken in Zimbabwe

  2. Shonanoun

    a member of a Bantu tribe living in present-day Zimbabwe

  3. Shonaadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of the culture of the Shonas


  1. Shonanoun

    The Bantu tribes who speak Shona.

  2. Shonanoun

    A language spoken in Zimbabwe and Mozambique.


  1. shona

    Shona is primarily referred to in two contexts: 1. Ethnic Group: The Shona are a Bantu ethnic group native to Zimbabwe and neighboring countries. They are known for their rich traditions, including music, weaving, and the famous Shona sculptures. 2. Language: Shona also refers to the Bantu language spoken by the Shona people. It is one of the most widely spoken languages in Zimbabwe, and also has speakers in Mozambique and Botswana. It has a number of dialects, including Karanga, Zezuru, Manyika, Ndau and Korekore.


  1. Shona

    Shona is a French writer, composer and singer who peaked in popularity in the late 1980s.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shona in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shona in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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