Mucheri wegurwe mutevedzeri, mudimbudziri anorasa mwena.

Word Definitions

gurwe: large edible sand cricket

mwena: hole. burrow

mudimbudziri: one who takes a shortcut

mutevedzeri: one who follows


One who successfully digs for crickets follows the hole, he who takes a shortcut loses the burrow.


Crickets are collected in the wild and consumed as a source of protein. Since they burrow into the ground, they are caught by digging and following the burrow all the way through until one reaches the insect.


It is important to follow requirements, where appropriate. Failure to do so could turn out to be costly.