Swahili Study Guide

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Beginning Vocab| biblia| bible| | shule| school|
| simba| lion| | kula| to eat|
| habari| news| | gani| what kind of|
| asante| thank you| | leo| today|
| hujambo| how are you| | sijambo| I am fine|
| rafiki| friend| | karibu| welcome|
| hatujambo| we are good| | kitabu| book|
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| Baba| father| | debe| gallon|
| kuku| chicken| | dada| sister|
| haya| okay| | Juu| on top|
| papa| shark| | rangi| color|
| kuvaa| to wear| | zuri| nice,good|
| ghali| expensive | stakabadhi| receipt|
| thelathini | thirty| | ng'ambo| foreign|
| mchezo| game| | mfano| example|
| mke| wife| | mlango| door|
| mpira| ball,pipe,tube| msafiri| traveller|
| mvuvi| fisherman| | mzungu| white man|
| oili| oil| | benki| bank|
| barabara| road| | petroli | petrol|
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| shilingi| shilling| | komputa| computer|
| soma| read| | hamjambo| we are good|
| nzuri| good| | sana| very|
| asubuhi| morning| | mchana| afternoon|
| Daktari| doctor| | Yesu| Jesus|
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| kiti| chair| | moto| fire|
| kufaa| to suit| | gari| car|
| lala| sleep| | mama| mom|
| saa| clock,time| | taa| lamp|
| chai| tea| | dhahabu| gold|
| hadithi| a story| | shunghuli| affair, activity|
| subalkheri| good morning| | mbuyu| baobab(O.o?)|
| mgeni| guest, foreigner| mji| town,city|
| mmea| plant, crop| | mnara| minaret, tower|
| mshahara| salary| | mtoto| child|
| kiswahili| swahili| | nne| four|
| nanasi| pineapple| | shati| shirt|
Introductions| Jambo| hello| | | |
| Bwana| sir| | mambo (vipu)| how are things?|
| marahaba| thank you| | jioni| evening|
| Njema| fine| | Salama| peaceful|
| U hali gani?| How are you?| | U mzima?| Your health is good?| | na wewe pia?| and you(are you well?| Haya!| So!/OK!/Let's go!| | siyo/happana| no| | aha!| No!|
| hamna shida| Don't mention it/no problem| Pole| sorry| | Safari njema| have a good journey| hodi| anybody's home?| | Asanteni| thanks yall| | kwa heri| good bye|
| Tutaonana| see you again| | tutaonana kesho| see you tomorrow| | lala salama| sweet dreams| | |
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General Vocab| ku-fika| arive| | ku-ona| see|
(ku - to)| ku-pata| find/get| | ku-chukua| seize|
(kutoku - not to)| ku-fanya| do| | ku-penda| love|
| ku-piga| hit/strike| | ku-faa| fit|
| ku-jua| know| | ku-pika| cook|
| ku-kamata| catch| | ku-fauata| follow|
| ku-fikiri| think| | ku-safisha| clean|
| ku- rudi| return| | ku-funga| close|
| ku- furahi| rejoice| | ku-sema| say|
| ku- safiri| travel| | ku-fungua| open|
| ku-haribu| destroy| | ku-simama| stop|
| ku-samehe| forgive| | ku-kaa| live/stay|
| ku-anguka| fall| | ku-tafuta| look for|
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| Ku-andika| write| | ku-lia| cry|
| ku-cheza| play| | ku--lima| cultivate|
| ku-chora| draw| | ku-pita| pass|
| ku-fagia| sweep| | ku-ruka| jump, fly|
| ku-fanya kazi| work| | ku-toka| leave, come from|
| ku-ingia| enter, come in| ku-vunja| break|
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| Ku-amka| wake up| | ku-nuka| smell bad|
| ku-anza| start, begin| | ku-nukia| smell good|
| ku-futa| wipe| | ku-ota| grow, dream|
| ku-gonga| hit, knock| | ku-sahau| forget|
| ku-kosa| miss, mistaken| ku-zoea| be accustomed|
ku-kata| cut| | kw-enda| go|
ku-taka| want| | ku-nywa| drink|
ku-leta| bring| | kw-isha| end|
ku-tupa| throw| | ku-badili| exchange|
ku-ngoja| wait| | ku-jaribu| try|
ku-uza| sell| | ku-baki| stay |
ku-nunua| buy...
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