ᱥᱳᱱᱟ /ˈʃnə/[᱖] (chiShona) ᱫᱚ ᱢᱤᱫ ᱵᱟᱱᱴᱩ ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤ ᱠᱟᱱᱟ ᱾ ᱱᱚᱶᱟ ᱫᱚ ᱡᱤᱢᱵᱟᱵᱩᱭᱮ ᱨᱮᱱ ᱥᱳᱱᱟ ᱦᱚᱲ ᱠᱚᱣᱟᱜ ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤ ᱠᱟᱱᱟ ᱾ ᱥᱳᱱᱟ ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤ ᱵᱟᱱᱴᱩ ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤᱠᱚ ᱢᱩᱫᱽ ᱨᱮ ᱥᱟᱱᱟᱢ ᱠᱷᱚᱱ ᱡᱟᱹᱥᱛᱤ ᱨᱚᱲᱚᱜ ᱠᱟᱱ ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤ ᱠᱟᱱᱟ ᱾

ᱥᱳᱱᱟ
chiShona
ᱡᱟᱱᱟᱢ ᱴᱷᱟᱶᱡᱤᱢᱵᱟᱵᱩᱭᱮ, ᱢᱳᱡᱟᱢᱵᱤᱠ
ᱡᱟᱱᱟᱢ ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤ ᱞᱮᱠᱟ
᱘.᱓ ᱢᱤᱞᱤᱭᱚᱱ, ᱥᱳᱱᱟ ᱦᱚᱲ (᱒᱐᱐᱐ ᱠᱷᱚᱱ ᱒᱐᱐᱗)[᱑]
᱘.᱘0 ᱢᱤᱞᱤᱭᱚᱱ ᱡᱮᱡᱩᱨᱩ, ᱠᱟᱨᱟᱝᱜᱟ, ᱠᱳᱨᱮᱠᱳᱨᱮ (᱒᱐᱐᱐)
᱑᱕ ᱢᱤᱞᱤᱭᱚᱱ incl. ᱢᱟᱱᱭᱤᱠᱟ, ᱱᱫᱟᱣ (᱒᱐᱐᱐-᱒᱐᱐᱖)[᱒]
Dialects
ᱚᱞ ᱛᱚᱦᱚᱨ
ᱞᱟᱛᱤᱱ ᱦᱚᱨᱚᱯ (ᱥᱳᱱᱟ ᱪᱤᱠᱤ)
ᱟᱨᱚᱵᱤᱠ ᱦᱚᱨᱚᱯ (ᱞᱟᱦᱟᱛᱮ)
ᱥᱳᱱᱟ ᱵᱽᱨᱮᱭᱤᱞ
ᱥᱚᱨᱠᱟᱨᱤ ᱢᱟᱱᱚᱛ
ᱟᱹᱢᱟᱹᱞᱮᱛ ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤ ᱴᱚᱴᱷᱟ
ᱡᱤᱢᱵᱟᱵᱩᱭᱮ
ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤ ᱠᱳᱰ
ISO 639-1sn
ISO 639-2sna
ISO 639-3Variously:
sna – Zezuru, Karanga, Korekore
twl – Tavara (Korekore)
mxc – Manyika
twx – Tewe (Manyika)
ndc – Ndau
ᱜᱞᱳᱴᱳᱞᱳᱜᱽcore1255  Core Shona[᱓]
tawa1270  Tawara[᱔]
S.11–15[᱕]
ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤ ᱴᱚᱴᱷᱟ99-AUT-a =
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ᱨᱚᱲ ᱦᱚᱲ ᱥᱟᱯᱲᱟᱣ

ᱦᱟᱹᱴᱤᱧ ᱥᱟᱯᱲᱟᱣ

ᱮᱛᱚᱦᱚᱵ ᱥᱟᱯᱲᱟᱣ

ᱱᱟᱜᱟᱢ ᱥᱟᱯᱲᱟᱣ

ᱥᱳᱱᱟ ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤ ᱚᱞ ᱛᱚᱞ ᱒᱐ᱟᱱ ᱯᱤᱲᱦᱤ (20th century) ᱨᱮ ᱮᱛᱚᱦᱚᱵ ᱞᱮᱱᱟ ᱾ ᱥᱳᱱᱟ ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤ ᱨᱮᱭᱟᱜ ᱯᱳᱭᱞᱳ ᱜᱟᱢᱟᱢ ᱯᱷᱮᱥᱳ ᱫᱚ ᱑᱙᱕᱗ ᱥᱮᱨᱢᱟ ᱨᱮ ᱯᱟᱨᱥᱟᱞ ᱞᱮᱱᱟ[᱗]

ᱪᱟᱸᱜᱟ ᱯᱟᱹᱨᱥᱤ ᱠᱚ ᱥᱟᱯᱲᱟᱣ

ᱨᱚᱱᱚᱲ ᱥᱟᱯᱲᱟᱣ

ᱟᱨᱦᱚᱸ ᱧᱮᱞ ᱢᱮ ᱥᱟᱯᱲᱟᱣ

ᱵᱟᱨᱦᱮ ᱡᱚᱱᱚᱲ ᱥᱟᱯᱲᱟᱣ

  • "The History of the Shona People".
  • Pan African Localization report on Shona
  • Example of Shona, Lyrikline.org page on poet Chirikure Chirikure, with audio and translations into English.
  • Basic Shona language course (book + audio files) USA Foreign Service Institute (FSI)
  • Biblical study material in Shona language (publications, video and audio files, online bible) by Jehovah's Witnesses
  • Shona Dictionary Shona Dictionary

ᱥᱟᱹᱠᱷᱭᱟᱹᱛ ᱥᱟᱯᱲᱟᱣ

  1. Mikael Parkvall, "Världens 100 största språk 2007" (The World's 100 Largest Languages in 2007), in Nationalencyklopedin
  2. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 19 February 2015. Retrieved 19 February 2015.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Core Shona". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. {{cite book}}: Unknown parameter |chapterurl= ignored (help)
  4. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Tawara". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. {{cite book}}: Unknown parameter |chapterurl= ignored (help)
  5. Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online
  6. Laurie Bauer, 2007, The Linguistics Student’s Handbook, Edinburgh
  7. "Shona language, alphabet, and pronunciation". Omniglot. Retrieved 10 December 2020.