Tsumo

Muroyi haana ndagona

No one is capable of pleasing a witch.

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Mano mano emuroyi kunyepera kutya dzvinyu, akasungirira nyoka muchiuno

The tricks of the witch is to feint fear towards a lizard while wearing a snake around the waist.

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Mwana wenyoka mwana wenyoka haana muduku; Mwana wenyoka inyoka

A young snake is a young snake, it is never too small. A young snake is a snake.

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Nyoka kunyangwe iri duku sei, haingaurawi noruvado rworuoko

A snake no matter how small, cannot be killed by the back of the hand.

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Nyoka huru haizvirumi

A big snake does not bite itself.

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Pachuru pawakambowana nyoka hapagarotambirwa

You should not get used to playing at an ant hill where you once saw a snake.

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Rega kurova nyoka ukasiya rumhinda

Do not kill a snake and leave its tail.

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Mucheche wenyoka anotizwa neane makona

Even a baby snake will put a man with horns filled with medicine to flight.

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Uturu hwenyoka hwuri mumuromo mayo

The snake poison is found in its mouth.

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Gore musandu

Every year is a change.

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Usimbe hwunosakadza

Sloth leaves one worn out.

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Ushe hahuzvitongi

Chieftainship cannot rule itself.

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Mhosva haizvitongi

A case cannot try itself.

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Idikita razvitirwa

It is their own sweat that has done it.

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Avengwa anhuhwa

One who is hated now stinks.

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Ane benzi ndeane rake, kudzana unopururudza

One who has a fool, it is their fool - if the fool should dance they will ululate (applaud). When your crazy person dances, you applaud. Let the fool be your own (kin), their dancing leads to your applause.

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Kuziva benzi hunge waswera naro

Knowing a fool is possible if one spends a day with the fool.

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Benzi bvunza rakanaka

An inquiring fool is a good one.

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Benzi nderatevera njiva, watevera shezhu anodya mazana

The fool is the one that follows the dove, who follows the honey-bird is likely to find plenty.

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Musakurudzira benzi nomupururu

You should not encourage a fool by ululation (applaud).

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Mazviranga akadzamara akangofa riri benzi

The one who sanctioned himself eventually died a fool.

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Unodembwa ndewanyengerwa kamwe, wanyengerwa kaviri ibenzi

Regret is for the one deceived once, the one deceived twice is a fool.

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Unaki hwomukadzi huri pamwana

The beauty of a wife lies in the children.

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Mapudzi anowira kusina hari; Manhanga anoibva kusina hari.

Squashes/pumpkins fall or ripen where there are no pots. Pumpkins abound where there are no pots.

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Chishamiso bere kutamba nembwa

It would be astounding to find the hyena playing with a dog.

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Kurera imbwa nemukaka mangwana inofuma yokuruma

If you bring up a dog on milk, tomorrow it will bite you.

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Imbwa hora haifunidzi nhando

An experienced dog does not sniff for nothing.

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Imbwa hora haihukuri nhando

An experienced dog does not bark without cause.

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Imbwa inohukura haina ngozi

A barking dog is not dangerous.

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Zvinonyadza mutauri kuti mbudzi yaba nyama iyo imbwa iripo

It is an embarrassment to the speaker who proclaims that the goat has stolen the meat when the dog is right there.

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