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Mpfuvu - Hippopotamus

Mpfuvu is a Xitsonga word meaning "Hippopotamus" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of hippopotamus
- Hippopotamus n : massive thick-skinned herbivorous animal living in or around rivers of tropical Africa [syn: {hippo}, {river horse}, {Hippopotamus amphibius}] [also: {hippopotami} (pl)]
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Proverbs - Ndzi nge dyeriwi hi ti mpfuvu ndzi nga rimangi enhlalukweni — I will not allow hippos to eat my produce when I didn't even plough by the marshes
Proverbs - U nga teki mali u bohela enengeni wa mpfuvu — Do not tie money in the leg of hippopotamus

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