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hujambo
how are you? (one person)
bwana
sir, Mr, gentleman
sijambo
I'm fine.
bibi
lady, Mrs, Miss, Ms
habari za...
how is/was...
safari
journey, trip
njema
good
mama
Mrs, Miss, Ms, mother, woman
asubuhi
morning
nzuri
good, fine
hamjambo
how are you? (more than one person)
hatujambo
We're fine.
hodi
May I/we come in?
karibu
come in (1 person)
karibuni
come in (more than 1 person)
shikamoo
greeting to an older person or someone the speaker considers to be of higher status
marahaba
standard reply to shikamoo
mwanangu
my child, son or daughter
salama
safe, in good health
tu
just, simply, only, merely
karibu sana
you're very welcome
unatoka
you come from
wapi
where?
natoka
I come from
Uingereza
UK, Britain, England
Wewe si Mmarekani?
You are not an American?
ndiyo
yes, that is so
si
am not/ are not/ is not
Mimi ni Mwingereza
I am British
ni
am/ are/ is
mchana
daytime
jioni
evening
siku nyingi
many days
tangu jana
since yesterday
kazi
work
gani
what
nyumbani
at home
Mfaransa/ Wafaransa
French person/ people
mfinyanzi/ wafinyanzi
potter/s
mgeni/ wageni
guest/s, visitor/s, stranger/s
mgonjwa/ wagonjwa
sick person/ people
Mhindi/ Wahindi
Indian person/ people
Mjerumani/ Wajerumani
German person/ people
Mkristo/ Wakristo
Christian person/ people
mkulima/ wakulima
farmer/s
mpokeaji/ wapokeaji
receptionist/s
mtalii/ watalii
tourist/s
mtoto/ watoto
child/ren
mwalimu/ walimu
teacher/s
mwanafunzi/ wanafunzi
student/s, pupil/s
mwanamke/ wanawake
woman/ women
mwanamume/ wanaume
man/ men
Mwislamu/ Waislamu
Muslim/s
mwuguzi/ wauguzi
nurse/s
mzee/ wazee
old person/ people
Mzungu/ Wazungu
European/s