- Also called Mashona. a member of a group of peoples constituting more than two thirds of the population of Zimbabwe.
- the Bantu language of the Shona.
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- plural -na or -nas a member of a Sotho people of S central Africa, living chiefly in Zimbabwe and Mozambique
- the language of this people, belonging to the Bantu group of the Niger-Congo family
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