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A dictionary of the Suahili language.

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Published by Negro Universities Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Swahili language -- Dictionaries -- English,
  • English language -- Dictionaries -- Swahili,
  • Swahili language -- Grammar

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Edition Notes

Other titlesSuahili-English dictionary.
StatementWith introd. containing an outline of a Suahili grammar.
LC ClassificationsPL8703 .K7 1969
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxix, 433 p.
Number of Pages433
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5297116M
ISBN 100837112761
LC Control Number72077205

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Origin. The Swahili language dates its origin to the Bantu people of the coast of East Africa. The Swahili language is a daughter language of the Pokomo language which is also known as Kingozi [citation needed].Most of the Bantu Swahili vocabulary is derived primarily from the Pokomo, Taita and Mijikenda languages and secondarily from other East African Bantu ge family: . Help us in creating the largest English-Swahili dictionary online. Simply log in and add new translation. Glosbe is a collaborative project and every one can add (and remove) translations. It makes our dictionary English Swahili real, as it is created by native speakers people, that uses language for every day. Swahili (swä-hē′lē) n. pl. Swahili or Swahilis 1. A Bantu language of the coast and islands of eastern Africa from Somalia to Mozambique. It is an official language of Tanzania and is widely used as a lingua franca in eastern and east-central Africa. Also called Kiswahili. 2. An inhabitant of coastal eastern Africa for whom Swahili is the. A dictionary of the Suahili language / Author: compiled by J. L. Krapf. With an introd. containing an outline of a Suahili grammar.