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ekhabi: blessing (eng); baraka (swa)
Usage/meaning: Ekhabi ichanga lulala - Baraka huja mara moja. Opportunity c
Posted 1 week ago in Bukusu by Benson Sifuna
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otoyo: hyena (eng); fisi (swa)
Usage/meaning: Otoyo wuor....Luo Fisi ni mlafi....kiswahili Hyena is gree
Posted 1 week ago in Luo by mary magolo
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rikni: hurrying (eng); harakisha (swa)
Usage/meaning: I rikni. Luo Una haraka sana au unaharakisha...kiswahili
Posted 1 week ago in Luo by mary magolo
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pap: field (eng); uwanja (swa)
Usage/meaning: Pap ni duong'(luo) Uwanja huu ni mkubwa(kis ) This field i
Posted 1 week ago in Luo by mary magolo
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Leo: late (eng); chelewa (swa)
Usage/meaning: A Leo skull(luo) Nimechelewa shule(kis) Am late for school
Posted 1 week ago in Luo by mary magolo
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Wang'ereuru: knowing-ourselves (eng); tujuane (swa)
Usage/meaning: Wange'reuru kawuono(Luo ) Tujuane Leo( kiswahili ) L
Posted 1 week ago in Luo by mary magolo
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Bur: a-hole (eng); shimo (swa)
Usage/meaning: Kuny but...Lou Chimba shimo...kiswahili Dig a hole....
Posted 1 week ago in Luo by mary magolo
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kamnio: snail (eng); konokono (swa)
Usage/meaning: Kamnio jomoko chamo...Luo Wengine hula konokono...kiswahili
Posted 1 week ago in Luo by mary magolo
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Omogoko: happiness, joy (eng); furaha (swa)
Usage/meaning: Rero ninde n'omogokk - today i am happy
Posted 2 weeks ago in Kisii by Siro Jackson
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Likhele: frog (eng); chura (swa)
Usage/meaning: Likhele (P. kamakhele) largely means a frog. Yes a frog 🐸
Posted 1 month ago in Bukusu by Benson Sifuna
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Makobiara: mother-in-law (eng); mamamkwe (swa)
Usage/meaning: My mother in law
Posted 1 month ago in Kisii by Alfonce Moindi
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ongejomie: fine (eng); habari (swa)
Usage/meaning: togetherness
Posted 1 month ago in Elgeyo by Alex Kurui
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Mwandighi: man-of-strength (eng); mtu-wa-nguvu (swa)
Usage/meaning: A man of strength - mundu wa ndighi au "mwandingi"
Posted 2 months ago in Taita by Anderson Mgange
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Lii?: when (eng); lini (swa)
Usage/meaning: When did you arrive? - Kwachee kufuma iii?
Posted 2 months ago in Taita by Anderson Mgange
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kucha: come (eng); kuja (swa)
Usage/meaning: Wait until he comes - M'mbesere hata uche
Posted 2 months ago in Taita by Anderson Mgange
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Andenyi: inside (eng); ndani (swa)
Usage/meaning: Inside the house - andenyi ya nyumba
Posted 2 months ago in Taita by Anderson Mgange
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Nakukunde: i-love-you (eng); nakupenda (swa)
Usage/meaning: I love you - nakukunde
Posted 2 months ago in Taita by Anderson Mgange
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Kotia: ask (eng); uliza (swa)
Usage/meaning: You ask him! - Mkotie!
Posted 2 months ago in Taita by Anderson Mgange
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Modenyi: river (eng); mto (swa)
Usage/meaning: Am going to the river - nabenda modenyi
Posted 2 months ago in Taita by Anderson Mgange
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nde: father (eng); baba (swa)
Usage/meaning: Jasen's father - Nde Jasen - Babake Jasen
Posted 2 months ago in Taita by Anderson Mgange
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