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English - Swahili Dictionary (Part I)

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    English Swahili Dictionary Part I
    a : no indefinite article in Swahili
    a few = -chache
    a little = kidogo
    a lot = -ingi, -engi
    a lot of = -ingi, -engi
    abandon [vt] = kuacha
    abbreviate [vt] = kufupisha
    abbreviation [n] = kifupi Ki/Vi
    ability [n] = uwezo U
    able [adj] = -enye kuweza
    aboard [prep] = kwenye
    abolish [vt] = kupiga marufuku
    abort [vt/vi: med] = kutoa mimba
    abortion [n: med] = kutoa mimba Ku
    about¹ [prep: concerning] = kuhusu
    about² [adv: approximately] = kama
    above¹ [prep] = juu ya
    above² [adv] = juu
    abroad [adv] = ng'ambo
    abrupt [adj] = -a ghafla
    abruptly [adv] = ghafla
    absent [adj: he/she is absent] = [hayupo]
    absolute(ly) [adj/adv] = kabisa
    abundance [n] = wingi U
    abuse [vt: to offend] = kutukana
    accelerate [vt] = kuharakisha
    acceleration [n] = mchapuko M/Mi
    accept [vt] = kukubali
    acceptable [adj] = -enye kukbalika
    accident [n] = ajali N/N
    accidentally [adv] = kwa bahati
    accommodation [n] = malazi -/Ma
    accompany [vi: to go with someone] = kusindikiza
    according to = kufuatana na
    account [n: bank ...] = akaunti N/N
    accumulate [vi] = kurundikana
    accuracy [n] = usahihi U
    accurate [adj] = sahihi
    accurately [adv] = kisahihi
    accuse = kushitaki
    ache [vi] = kuuma
    achieve [vt] = kufikia
    achievement [n] = mafanikio -/Maa
    cid [n] = asidi N/N
    acquire [vt] = kujipatia
    acquit [vt] = kuachilia
    across¹ [prep: crossing] = kuvuka
    across² [prep: everywhere in] = kila mahali
    act¹ [vi] = kutenda
    act² [n] = kitendo Ki/Vi
    action [n] = kitendo Ki/Vi
    activate [vt] = kuamilisha
    active [adj] = amilifu
    actively [adv] = kwa kushiriki
    activity [n] = shughuli N/N
    actor [n] = mchezaji M/Wa
    actress [n] = mchezaji M/Wa
    actual [adj] = -enyewe
    actually [adv] = hasa, kwa kweli
    adapt¹ [vt] = kurekebisha
    adapt² [vi] = kujirekebisha
    adapter [n: device] = adapta N/N
    add [vt] = kuongeza
    addition [n] = kuongeza Ku
    additional [adj] = -a ziada
    address [n: postal] = anwani N/N
    adequate [adj] = -a kufaa
    adequately [adv] = ifaavyo
    adjourn [vt] = kuahirsiha
    adjust [vt] = kurekebisha
    admire [vt] = kuvutiwa na
    administration [n: pol] = utawala U
    admit¹ [vt/vi: acknowledge] = kukubali
    admit² [vt: to hospital] = kulaza
    adopt [vt] = kuchukua
    adult [n] = mtu mzima M/Wa [pl: watu wazima]
    adultery [n] = uzinzi U
    advance¹ [vi] = kuendelea
    advance² [vt] = kuendeleza
    advance³ [n: salary] = advansi N/N
    advancement [n] = maendeleo -/Ma
    advantage [n] = uzuri U
    adventure [n] = kituko Ki/Vi
    advertise [vt] = kutangaza
    advertisement [n] = tangazo -/Ma
    advice [n] = ushauri U
    advise [vt] = kushauri
    aerial¹ [n] = erio N/N
    aerial² [adj] = -a hewani
    aeroplane [n] = ndege N/N
    affair [n] = jambo -/Ma
    affect [vt] = kuathiri
    affection [n] = upendo U
    afford [vt] = kuwezaafraid [adj] = -oga
    Africa [n] = Afrika N/N
    African¹ [n: person] = Mwafrika M/Wa [pl: Waafrika]
    African² [adj] = -a Kiafrika
    African Union [n] = Umoja wa Afrika U
    after¹ [prep] = baada ya
    after² [adv] = baadaye
    after that = baadaye
    afternoon [n: in the ...] = mchana, adhuhuri
    afterwards [adv] = baadaye
    again [adv] = tena
    against [prep: opposing] = dhidi ya
    age [n] = umri U
    aggression [n] = uchokozi U
    aggressive [adj] = -chokozi
    ago [adv] [two days ...] = [siku mbili zilizopita]
    agree [vi/vt] = kukubali
    agreement [n] = makubaliano
    agriculture [n] = kilimo Ki/Vi, ukulima U
    ahead [adv] = mbele
    aid¹ [n] = msaada M/Mi
    aid² [vt] = kusaidia
    AIDS [n] = ukimwi U
    aim¹ [n] = nia N/N, lengo -/Ma
    aim² [vt/vi] = kulenga
    air [n] = hewa N/N
    air-conditioner [n] = eakondisheni N/N
    air-conditioning [n] = eakondisheni N/N
    aircraft [n] = ndege N/N
    air force [n] = jeshi la wanaanga -/Ma
    airline [n] = shirika la ndege -/Ma
    air mail [by ...] = [kwa ndege]
    airplane [n] = ndege N/N
    airport [n] = kiwanja cha ndege Ki/Vi
    alarm¹ [vt:] = kutahadharisha
    alarm² [n] = tahadhari N/N
    alarm clock [n] = saa ya kuamsha watu N/N
    album [n] = albamu N/N
    alcohol [n] = pombe N/N
    alcoholic¹ [adj] = -enye pombe
    alcoholic² [n: person] = mlevi M/Wa
    alight [vi] = kushuka
    alike [adj/adv] = sawa
    alive [adj] = hai
    all [adj] = -ote
    all-in-one = kila kitu pamoja
    all right = sawa
    all the same = hata hivyo
    all the time = saa zote
    allergic [adj] = -enye mzio
    allergy [n] = mzio M/Mi
    alley [n] = kichochoro Ki/Vi
    alliance [n] = muungano M/Mi
    allocate [vt] = kugawa
    allow [vt] = kuruhusu
    allowance [n: money] = ruzuku N/N
    ally [n] = mwenzi M/Wa [pl: wenzi]
    almost [adv] = karibu
    alone [adj/adv] = pekee
    along [prep] = kufuata
    aloud [adv] = kwa sauti
    alphabet [n] = alfabeti N/N
    alphabetical [adj] = -a kufuata alfabeti
    alphabetically [adv] = kufuata alfabeti
    already [adv] = tayari
    alright [adv/adj] = sawa
    also [adv] = pia
    altar [n] = altare N/N
    alternate¹ [vi] = kubadilishana
    alternate² [adj] = -ingine
    alternative¹ [adj] = -ingine
    alternative² [n] = namna nyingine N/N
    alternatively [adv] = vingine
    altogether [adv] = kwa ujumla
    although [conj] = ingawa
    altitude [n] = urefu U
    alumin(i)um [n] = aluminiamu N/N
    always [adv] = saa zote
    amateur [n] = amecha
    amaze [vt] = kushangaza
    amazement [n] = mshangao M/Mi
    amazing [adj] = -a kushangaza
    ambassador [n] = balozi M/Wa [pl: mabalozi]
    ambition [n] = nia N/N
    ambitious [adj] = -a nia kubwa
    ambulance [n] = gari la wagonjwa -/Ma
    ambush [vt] = kuvizia
    America [n] = Amerika N/N
    American¹ [n] = Mmarekani M/Wa
    American² [adj] = -a Kimarekani
    American football = mpira wa Kimarekani M/Mi
    ammunition [n] = risasi N/N
    amnesty [n] = msamaha M/Mi
    among [prep] = kati ya
    amount [n] = kiasi Ki/Vi
    amuse [vt] = kufurahisha
    amusement [n] = raha N/N
    amusement park [n] = pahali pa burudani Pa
    ancestors [n] = mababu M/Wa
    anchor¹ [n] = nanga N/N
    anchor² [vt/vi] = kutia nanga
    ancient [adj] = -a zamani sana
    and [conj] = na
    angel [n] = malaika M/Wa [pl: malaika]
    anger¹ [n] = hasira N/N
    anger² [vt] = kukasirisha
    angle [n: geometric] = pembe N/N
    angling [n: fishing] = kuvua samaki Ku
    angry [adj] = -kasirikaji
    animal [n] = mnyama M/Wa
    ankle [n] = kifundo cha mguu Ki/Vi
    anniversary [n] = maadhimisho -/Ma
    announce [vt] = kutangaza
    announcement [n] = tangazo -/Ma
    annoy [vt] = kuudhi
    annoying [adj] = -a kuudhi
    another [adj/pron] = -ingine
    annual [adj] = -a kila mwaka
    annually [adv] = kwa mwaka
    answer¹ [n] = jibu -/Ma
    answer² [vt/vi] = kujibu
    answer the phone = kupokea simu
    ant [n] = mchwa M/Wa
    antelope [n] = swala M/Wa
    antenna [n] = erio N/N, antena N/N
    antibiotic [n] = kiuavijasumu Ki/Vi
    anticipate [vt] = kutarajia
    anticlockwise [adv] = kinyume saa
    anxious [adj] = -enye wasiwasi
    anxiously [adv] = kwa shauku
    anxiety [n] = wasiwasi U
    any [adj/pron] = -o ote
    anybody [pron] = mtu ye yote
    anyhow [adv] = hata hivyo
    anyone [pron] = mtu ye yote
    anything [pron] = kitu cho chote
    anyway [adv] = hata hivyo
    anywhere [adv] = ko kote
    apart [adv] = mbali mbali
    apart from = kuacha
    apartment [n] = fleti N/N
    apologize [vi] = kuomba msamaha
    apology [n] = ombi la msamaha -/Ma
    apostrophe [n] = apostrofi N/N
    apparatus [n] = vifaa Ki/Vi
    appeal¹ [vi: legally] = kukata rufaa
    appeal² [n: legal] = rufaa N/N
    appeal³ [vi: request] = kuomba
    appear¹ [vi: manifest] = kutokea
    appear² [vi: seem] = kuonekana
    appearance [n: looks] = muonekano M/Mi
    appease [vt] = kutuliza
    applaud [vt] = kushangilia
    appetite [n] = hamu ya chakula N/N
    apple [n] = tofaa -/Ma
    appliance [n] = kifaa Ki/Vi, chombo Ki/Vi
    applicant [n] = mwombaji M/Wa [pl: waombaji]
    application¹ [n: use] = matumizi -/Ma
    application² [n: request] = ombi -/Ma
    apply¹ [vt: use] = kutumia
    apply for = kuomba
    appoint [vt] = kuteua
    appointment [n: for meeting] = miadi M/Mi
    appreciate [vt] = kuthamini
    apprentice [n] = mkufunzi M/Wa
    approach [vt/vi] = kukaribia
    appropriate [adj] = -a kufaa
    appropriately [adv] = vinavyotakiwa
    approve [vt] (of) = kukubali
    approximate¹ [adj] = -a kukadiriwa
    approximate² [vt] = kukadiria
    approximately [adv] = kama
    apricot [n] = aprikoti N/N
    April [n] = Aprili N/N
    apron [n: garment] = aproni N/N
    Arab¹ [n] = Mwarabu
    Arab² [adj] = -a Kiarabu
    Arabic [n] = Kiarabu Ki/Vi
    archbishop [n] = askofu mkuu M/Wa [maaskofu wakuu]
    architect [n] = msanifu majengo M/Wa
    architecture [n] = usanifu majengo U
    area [n] = eneo -/Ma
    argue = kubishana
    argument [n] = ubishi U
    arithmetic [n] = hesabu N/N
    arm [n: anat] = mkono M/Mi
    armpit [n] = kwapa
    arms [n: mil] = silaha N/N
    armpit [n] = kwapa -/Ma
    army [n] = jeshi -/Ma
    aroma [n] = harufu nzuri N/N
    around [prep: encircling] = kuzunguka
    arrange [vt] = kupanga
    arrangement [n] = mpango M/Mi
    arrest [vt] = kushika, kukamata
    arrival [n] = kufika Ku
    arrive [vi] = kufika
    arrow [n] = mshale M/Mi
    arse [n] = ***** M/Mi
    art [n] = sanaa N/N
    artery [n] = ateri N/N
    article¹ [n: in newspaper] = makala N/N
    article² [n: object] = kitu Ki/Vi
    artificial [adj] = -a bandia
    artist [n] = msanii M/Wa
    as [pron, adv] = kamaas
    expensive as = ghali kama
    as soon as = mara tu
    ash [n] = majivu -/Ma
    ashame [vt] = kuaibisha
    ashore [adv] = ufukoni
    ashtray [n] = kisahani cha majivu Ki/Vi
    Asia [n] = Asia N/N
    Asian¹ [n] = Mwasia M/Wa
    Asian² [adj] = -a Kiasia
    aside [adv] = pembeni
    ask¹ [vt/vi: a question] = kuuliza
    ask² [vt: request] = kuomba
    asleep [adj: he/she is asleep] = [amelala]
    asparagus [n] = asparagasi N/N
    assemble [vi] = kukusanyika
    assembly [n] = baraza -/Ma
    assert [vt] = kudai
    assess [vt] = kukadiria
    assets [n] = mali N/N
    assignment [n] = jukumu -/Ma
    assist [vt: help] = kusaidia
    assistance [n] = msaada M/Mi
    assume [vt: take for granted] = kuchukulia
    assure [vt] = kuhakikishia
    astonish [vt] = kushangaza
    astonishing [adj] = -a kushangaza
    astonishment [n] = mshangao M/Mi
    astrology [n] = unajimu U
    at [prep] = -ni, kwa
    at 2 o'clock = saa nane
    at home = nyumbani
    at last = mwishowe
    at least = haidhuru
    at most = sana sana
    at once = papo hapo
    at the bottom = chini
    at the doctor's = kwa daktari
    at the market = sokoni
    at the moment = kwa sasa
    at the top = juu
    athlete [n] = mwanariadha M/Wa [pl: wanariadha]
    athletics [n] = riadha N/N
    Atlantic Ocean [n] = Bahari ya Atlantiki N/N
    atlas [n: geo] = atlasi N/N
    ATM [n] = ATM N/N
    atmosphere [n: phys] = angahewa N/N
    atom [n] = atomu N/N
    attach [vt] = kuambatisha
    attachment [n] = kiambato Ki/Vi
    attack¹ [vt] = kushambulia
    attack² [n] = shambulio -/Ma
    attempt¹ [vi] = kujaribu
    attempt² [n] = jaribio -/Ma
    attend [vt] = kuhudhuria
    attendance [n] = mahudhurio -/Ma
    attention [n] = mzingatio M/Mi
    attitude [n] = mwelekeo M/Mi
    attorney [n] = mwanasheria M/Wa [pl: wanasheria]
    attract [vt] = kuvutia
    attraction [n] = mvuto M/Mi
    attractive [adj] = -a kuvutia
    aubergine [n] = biringanya -/Ma
    audience [n] = wasikilizaji M/Wa
    August [n] = Agosti N/N
    aunt¹ [n: father's sister, uncle's wife] = shangazi M/Wa [pl: shangazi]
    aunt² [n: mother's younger sister] = mama mdogo M/Wa
    aunt³ [n: mother's elder sister] = mama mkubwa M/Wa
    Australia [n] = Australia
    Australian¹ [n] = Mwaustralia M/Wa [pl: Waaustralia]
    Australian² [adj] = -a Australia
    author [n] = mwandishi M/Wa [pl: waandishi]
    authority [n] = mamlaka -/Ma
    authorize [vt] = kuidhinisha
    auto [n] = gari -/Ma
    automatic [adj] = otomatiki
    automatically [adv] = kwa kujiendesha
    available [adj] = patikanaji
    average¹ [n] = wastani U
    average² [adjectival] = -a wastani
    avenue [n] = barabara N/N
    avoid [vt] = kuepuka
    await [vt] = kutegemea
    awake(n)¹ [vt] = kuamsha
    awake(n)² [vi] = kuamka
    awake³ [adj: he/she is awake] = [yuko macho]
    aware [adj: he is aware of ...] = [anajua kwamba kuna ...]
    away [adv] = kwingine
    awful [adj] = -baya sana
    ax(e) [n] = shoka -/Ma
    axle [n] = ekseli N/N
    baby [n] = mtoto mchanga M/Wa
    bachelor [n] = mseja M/Wa
    back¹ [adv: at the ...] = nyuma
    back² [n: anat] = mgongo m/Mi
    backbone [n] = uti wa mgongo U
    back door [n] = mlango wa nyuma M/Mi
    backache [n] = maumivu ya mgongo -/Ma
    backbite [vt] = kuteta, kusengenya
    background [n] = sehemu ya nyuma N/N
    backwards [adv] = kurudi nyuma
    backyard [n] = uani Pa
    bacon [n] = bekoni N/N
    bad [adj] = -baya badly [adv] = vibaya
    bag [n] = mfuko M/Mi
    baggage [n] = mizigo M/Mi
    bait [n] = chmbo Ki/Vi
    bake [vt] = kuoka
    baker's [n] = duka la mikate -/Ma
    bakery [n] = duka la mikate -/Ma
    balcony [n] = roshani N/N
    baldhead [n] = kipara M/Wa [pl: vipara]
    ball [n] = mpira M/Mi
    ballet [n] = baleti N/N
    balloon [n] = pulizo -/Ma
    ball-point pen [n] = bolpeni N/N
    ban [vt] = kupiga marufuku
    banana [n] = ndizi N/N
    band [n: musical group] = bendi N/N
    bandage¹ [n] = bandeji N/N
    bandage² [vt] = kufunga bandeji
    bank¹ [n: financial] = benki N/N
    bank² [n: geo] = ufuko U
    bank account [n] = akaunti ya benki N/N
    banknote [n] = noti N/N
    bankrupt(cy) [adj/n] = muflisi
    baptize [vt] = kubatiza
    baptism [n] = ubatizo U
    bar¹ [n: pub] = bar N/N
    bar² [vt: prevent] = kuzuia
    barbecue [vt] = kubanika
    barber [n] = kinyozi M/Wa [pl: vinyozi]
    bare [adj] = -tupu
    bargain [vi] = kubishana
    bark¹ [vi] = kubweka
    bark² [n: bot] = gome -/Ma
    barley [n] = shayiri N/N
    barrier [n] = kizuizi Ki/Vi
    base [n: site] = kituo Ki/Vi
    basement [n] = ghorofa ya chini N/N
    basic [adj] = -a kimsingi
    basin [n: vessel] = beseni -/Ma
    basket [n] = kikapu Ki/Vi
    basketball [n] = basketiboli N/N
    bass [n] = besi N/N
    bastard [n] = mwanaharamu M/Wa
    bat¹ [n: zool] = popo M/Wa [pl: popo]
    bat² [n: for games] = kipigio Ki/Vi
    bath¹ [n: container] = bafu -/Ma
    bath² [n: activity] = kuoga Ku
    bathe¹ [vt] = kuogesha
    bathe² [vi] = kuoga
    bathroom [n] = bafu N/N
    batik [n] = batiki N/N
    battery [n: electrical] = betri N/N
    battle [n] = mapigano -/Ma
    beach [n] = bichi N/N, ufuko U
    beans [n] = maharagwe -/Ma
    bear¹ [vt: endure] = kustahimili
    bear² [vt: give birth] = kuzaa
    bear³ [n: animal] = dubu M/Wa [pl: dubu]
    beard [n] = ndevu N/N
    beat [vt/vi] = kupiga
    beautiful [adj] = -zuri
    beautifully [adv] = vizuri
    beauty¹ [n: quality] = urembo U, uzuri U
    beauty² [n: a woman] = mrembo M/Wa
    because [conj] = kwa sababu
    because of = kwa ajili ya
    become [vi] = kuwa
    bed [n] = kitanda Ki/Vi
    beddings [n] = matandiko -/Ma
    bedroom [n] = chumba cha kulala Ki/Vi
    bee [n] = nyuki M/Wa [pl: nyuki]
    beef [n] = nyama ya ng'ombe N/N
    beer [n] = bia N/N
    before¹ [prep] = kabla ya
    before(hand)² [adv] = kabla
    before that = kabla ya hapo
    beg [vt] = kuomba
    beggar [n] = maskini M/Wa
    begin [vi/vt] = kuanza
    beginning [n] = mwanzo M/Mi
    behave [vi] = kutenda
    behaviour [n] = mwenendo M/Mi
    behind¹ [prep] = nyuma ya
    behind² [adv] = nyuma
    Belgian [n] = Mbelgiji M/Wa
    Belgium [n] = Ubelgiji N/N
    believe [vt] = kuamini
    bell [n] = kengele N/N
    belly [n] = tumbo -/Ma
    belong to = kuwa mali ya
    below¹ [prep] = chini ya
    below² [adv] = chini
    belt [n] = mkanda M/Mi
    bench [n] = dawati -/Ma
    bend¹ [vt/vi] = kupinda
    bend² [n: in road] = kona N/N
    beneath¹ [prep] = chini ya
    beneath² [adv] = chini
    benefit¹ [n] = faida N/N, manufaa -/Ma
    benefit² [vi] = kunufaika, kufaidika
    benefit³ [vt] = kunufaisha
    beside [prep] = kando ya
    besides¹ [prep: in addition to] = licha ya
    besides² [adv: in addition] = tena
    best¹ [adj] = -zuri kabisa
    best² [adv] = vizuri kabisa
    better [adj/adv] = bora
    between [prep] = kati ya
    beware [vi] = kujitahadhari <->
    bewitch [vt] = kuloga
    beyond [prep] = kupita
    Bible [n] = Biblia N/N
    bicycle [n] = baskeli N/N
    big [adj] = -kubwabill [n: document] = bili N/N
    billiards [n] = biliadi N/N
    billion [adj, n] = bilioni N/N
    bind [vt] = kufunga
    biography [n] = biografia N/N
    biology [n] = biolojia N/N
    binoculars [n] = darubini N/N
    bird [n] = ndege M/MWa
    birth [n] = kuzaliwa Ku
    birthday [n] = siku ya kuzaliwa N/N
    biscuit [n] = biskuti N/N
    bishop [n: person] = askofu M/Wa [pl: maaskofu]
    bite [vt] = kuuma
    bitter [adj: of taste] = -chungu, -kali
    black [adj] = -eusi
    blackboard [n] = ubao U
    bladder [n: anat] = kibofu Ki/Vi
    blame¹ [vt] = kulaumu
    blame² [n] = lawama N/N
    blanket [n] = blanketi -/Ma
    bleed [vi: med] = kutokwa damu
    bless [vt] = kubariki
    blind [adj: med] = -pofu
    blindly [adv] = bila kuangalia
    block¹ [n: of flats] = bloki N/N
    block² [vt] = kuzuia
    blond(e) [adj] = blondi
    blood [n] = damu N/N
    blood pressure [n] = BP N/N, kanieneo ya damu N/N
    blouse [n] = blauzi N/N
    blow¹ [vi] = kuvuma
    blow² [n: hit] = pigo -/Ma
    blue [adj] = -a bluu
    blunt [adj: phys] = butu
    board¹ [n: wooden etc] = bao -/Ma
    board² [vt] = kupanda
    boast [vi] = kujigamba
    boat [n] = boti N/N
    body¹ [n: anat] = mwili M/Mi [pl: miili]
    body² [n: tech] = bodi -/Ma
    bodyguard [n] = mpambe M/Wa
    boil¹ [vt] = kuchemsha
    boil² [vi] = kuchemka
    boil³ [n: med] = jipu -/Ma
    boiled egg [n] = yai la kuchemshwa -/Ma
    boiled potatoes [n] = viazi vya kuchemshwa Ki/Vi
    bomb [n] = bomu -/Ma
    bone [n] = mfupa M/Mi
    bonnet [n: Brit.] = boneti N/N
    book¹ [n: literature] = kitabu Ki/Vi
    book² [vt: hotel room etc] = kubuku
    bookshop [n] = duka la vitabu -/Ma
    boot [n] = buti -/Ma
    booze¹ [n] = tembo -/Ma
    booze² [vi] = kukata tembo
    border [n] = mpaka M/Mi
    bore [vt] = kuchosha
    boredom = uchofu U
    boring [adj] = -a kuchosha
    borrow¹ [vt: sth] = kuazima
    borrow² [vt: money] = kukopa
    boss [n] = bosi M/Wa
    both [adj/pron] = -ote mbili/-wili
    bother [vt] = kusumbua
    bottle [n] = chupa N/N
    bottom¹ [adv: at the ...] = chini
    bottom² [n] = chini Ku
    boundary [n] = mpaka M/Mi
    bow¹ [n] = upinde U
    bow² [vi] = kuinama
    bowel movement [n] = haja kubwa N/N
    bowels [n] = matumbo -/Ma
    bowl [n] = bakuli -/Ma
    box [n] = boksi -/Ma
    boy [n] = mvulana M/Wa
    boycott [vt] = kususia
    boyfriend [n] = mpenzi wa kiume M/Wa
    bracelet [n] = bangili N/N
    brackets [n: text] = mabano -/Ma
    brain [n] = ubongo U
    brake¹ [n] = breki N/N
    brake² [vi] = kupiga breki
    branch [n] = tawi -/Ma
    brain [n] = ubongo U
    brandy [n] = brandi N/N
    brave [adj] = -jasiri
    Brazil [n] = Brazili N/N
    bread [n] = mkate M/Mi
    break¹ [vt] = kuvunja
    break² [vi] = kuvunjika
    break³ [n: pause] = mapumziko -/Ma
    break down [vi: of a vehicle etc] = kuharibika
    breakfast¹ [n] = chai N/N, staftahi N/N
    breakfast² [vi] = kunywa chai
    breast [n] = titi -/Ma
    breast-feed [vt/vi] = kunyonyesha
    breath [n] = pumzi N/N
    breathe [vt/vi] = kupumua
    breed¹ [vt] = kuzalisha
    breed² [vi] = kuzaliana
    breeze [n] = upepo mwororo U
    brewery [n] = kiwanda cha bia Ki/Vi N/N
    bribe¹ [n] = hongo N/N, rushwa N/N
    bribe² [vt] = kuhonga
    brick [n] = tofali -/Ma
    bride [n] = bibi harusi M/Wa
    bridegroom [n] = bwana harusi M/Wa
    bridge [n: tech] = daraja -/Ma
    brief [adj] = -fupi
    bright [n: of illumination] = -eupe
    bring [vt] = kuleta
    bring about [vt] = kuleta
    British [adj] = -a Kiingereza
    brochure [n] = brosha N/N
    broom [n] = ufagio U
    brother [n] = kaka M/Wa [pl: makaka]
    brother-in-law [n] = shemeji M/Wa [pl: mashemeji]
    brow [n] = ukope U [pl: kope]
    brown [adj] = -a kahawia
    bruise¹ [n] = mchubuko M/Mi
    bruise² [vt] = kuchubua
    broke [adj] [I'm broke] = [nimeishiwa]
    brush¹ [n] = brashi N/N
    brush² [vt] = kupiga brashi
    bucket [n] = ndoo N/N
    budget [n] = bajeti N/N
    buffalo [n] = nyati M/Wa [pl: nyati]
    buffet [n: meal] = bafe N/N
    build [vt] = kujenga
    building [n] = jengo -/Ma
    bulb [n: tech] = balbu N/N
    bull [n] = dume -/Ma
    bullet [n: mil] = risasi N/N
    bully [vt] = kunyanyasa
    bumper [n] = bampa -/Ma
    bun [n] = andazi -/Ma
    bunch [n] = kicha(ne) Ki/Vi
    bundle [n] = mzigo M/Mi
    burden [n] = mzigo M/Mi
    burglar [n] = jambazi -/Ma
    burglary [n] = wizi U
    burial [n] = mazishi -/Ma
    burn¹ [vt] = kuunguza, kuchoma
    burn² [vi] = kuungua
    burst [vi] = kupasuka
    Burundi [n] = Burundi N/N
    Burundian¹ [n: person] = Mrundi M/Wa
    Burundian² [n: language] = Kirundi Ki/Vi
    Burundian³ [adj] = -a Burundi
    bury [vt] = kuzika
    bus [n] = basi -/Ma
    bus stop [n] = kituo cha basi Ki/Vi
    bush [n] = msitu M/Mi
    business [n] = biashara N/N
    businessperson [n] = mfanya biashara M/Wa
    busy: [adj: I am busy] = [nina shughuli]
    but [conj] = lakini
    butcher's [n] = bucha
    butchery [n: facility] = machinjioni -/Ma
    butter¹ [n] = siagi N/N
    butter² [vt] = kupaka siagi
    butterfly [n] = kipepeo M/Wa [pl: vipepeo]
    button [n] = kifungo Ki/Vi
    buy [vt] = kununua
    buyer [n] = mnunuzi M/Wa
    by¹ [prep: means] = kwa
    by² [prep: near] = karibu na
    by³ [prep: agent] = na
    by air = kwa ndege
    by all means = kwa vyo vyote vile
    by bus = kwa basi
    by no means = la hasha
    by the way = hivi
    by train = kwa treni
    Bye-bye!¹ [interj: addressing one person] = Kwaheri!
    Bye-bye!² [interj: addressing several people] = Kwaherini!
    bypass [vt] = kuzunguka
    cab [n: taxi] = teksi N/N
    cabbaret [n] = kabareti N/N
    cabbage [n] = kabichi N/N
    cabin [n] = kebini N/N
    cabinet¹ [n: cupboard] = kabati -/Ma
    cabinet² [n: pol] = baraza la mawaziri -/Ma
    cable [n] = kebo N/N
    cable television [n] = televisheni ya kebo N/N
    cafe [n] = mkahawa M/Mi
    cafeteria [n] = mkahawa M/Mi
    cage [n] = kizimba Ki/Vi
    cake [n] = keki N/N
    calculate [vt] = kupiga hesabu
    calculator [n] = kikokotoo Ki/Vi
    calendar [n] = kalenda N/N
    calf [n: zool] = ndama [pl: ndama]
    call¹ [vt: gen] = kuita
    call² [vt: to phone] = kupigia simu
    call³ [n: phone call] = simu N/N
    call-box [n] = kibanda cha simu Ki/Vi
    caller [n: telephone ...] = mpiga simu M/Wa
    calm¹ [adj] = -tulivu
    calm² (down) [vt] = kutuliza
    calm³ (down) [vi] = kutulia
    camera [n] = kamera N/N
    camouflage [n] = kamoflaji N/N
    camp [n] = kambi N/N
    campaign¹ [n] = kampeni N/N
    campaign² [vi] = kufanya kampeni
    camping [n] = kuishi hemani Ku
    can¹ [n: container] = kopo -/Ma
    can² [vi]: I can ... = naweza ...
    Canada [n] = Kanada N/N
    Canadian¹ [n] = Mkanada M/Wa
    Canadian² [adj] = -a Kanada
    candle [n] = mshumaa M/Mi
    cancel [vt] = kufuta
    cancer [n] = kansa N/N, saratani N/N
    candidate [n] = mgombea M/Wa
    candy [n] = peremende N/N
    canteen [n] = kantini N/N
    canvas [n] = turubai -/Ma
    cap [n: head gear] = kibandiko Ki/Vi
    capability [n] = uwezo U
    capable [adj] = -enye uwezo
    capacity¹ [volumetric] = ujazo U
    capacity² [ability] = uwezo U
    cape [n: geo] = rasi N/N
    capital¹ [n: funds] = mtaji M/Mi
    capital² [n: city] = mji mkuu M/Mi
    capital letter [n] = herufi kubwa N/N
    captain [n] = nahodha M/Wa
    capture¹ [vt: mil] = kuteka
    capture² [vt: gen] = kukamata
    car [n] = gari -/Ma
    car park [n] = maegesho ya magari -/Ma
    card [n] = kadi N/N
    card phone [n] = simu ya kadi N/N
    care¹ [n] = matunzo -/Ma
    caravan¹ [n: home] = karavani N/N
    caravan² [n: procession] = msafara M/Mi
    caraway [n] = kisibiti Ki/Vi
    carbon [n] = kaboni N/N
    carburet(t)or [n] = kabureta N/N
    card [n] = kadi N/N
    cardboard [n] = kadibodi N/N
    care¹ [n] = matunzo -/Ma
    care² [vi] = kujali
    career [n: professional] = kazi N/N
    careful [adj] = -angalifu
    carefully [adv] = kwa uangalifu
    careless [adj] = -zembe
    carelessly [adv] = kizembe
    cargo [n] = shehena N/N
    carpet [n] = zulia -/Ma
    carriage¹ [n: railway ...] = behewa -/Ma
    carriage² [n: transportation] = uchukuzi U
    carrier [n] = keria N/N
    carrot [n] = karoti N/N
    carry [vt] = kubeba
    carving [n: object] = kinyago Ki/Vi
    case¹ [n: box] = sanduku -/Ma
    case² [n: legal] = kesi N/N
    case³ [n: circumstance] = jambo -/Ma
    cash¹ [n] = pesa taslimu N/N
    cash² [vt: a cheque/check] = kukeshi
    cash dispenser [n] = mashine ya kutolea fedha N/N
    cashier [n] = keshia M/Wa [pl: makeshia]
    casino [n] = kasino N/N
    cassava [n] = muhogo M/Mi
    cassette [n] = kaseti N/N
    castle [n] = kasri N/N
    casual [adj] = -a starehe
    cat [n] = paka M/Wa [pl: paka]
    catalog(ue) [n] = katalogi N/N
    catch [vt] = kukamata
    cathedral [n] = kanisa kuu -/Ma
    Catholic¹ [n] = Mkatoliki M/Wa
    Catholic² [adj] = -a Kikatoliki
    cattle [n] = ng'ombe M/Wa
    cauliflower [n] = koliflawa N/N
    cause¹ [n] = sababu N/N
    cause² [vt] = kusababisha
    caution [n] = uangalifu U
    cautious [adj] = -a tahadhari
    cautiously [adv] = kwa tahadhari
    cave [n] = pango -/MaCD [n] = CD N/N
    cease [vi] = kuacha
    ceiling [n] = dari N/N
    celebrate [vt/vi] = kusherekea
    celebration [n] = sherehe N/N
    celery [n] = figili N/N
    cell [n] = seli N/N
    cellar [n] = sela N/N
    cellphone [n] = simu ya mkononi N/N
    cellular phone [n] = simu ya mkononi N/N
    Celsius = Selsiasi
    cement [n] = sementi N/N, saruji N/N
    cemetery [n] = makaburini Pa
    census [n] = sensa N/N
    cent [n] = senti N/N
    center¹ [n] = katikati Pa
    center² [vt] = kuweka katikati
    Centigrade = Sentigredi
    centimetre [n] = sentimita N/N
    centipede [n] = jongoo -/Ma
    central [n] = -a kati
    Central Africa [n] = Afrika ya Kati N/N
    Central Europe [n] = Ulaya ya Kati N/N
    centre¹ [n] = katikati Pa
    centre² [vt] = kuweka katikati
    century [n] = karne N/N
    ceremony [n] = tamasha -/Ma
    certain¹ [some] = fulani
    certain² [sure: I am ...] = [Nina uhakika]
    certainly [adv] = bila shaka
    certainty [n] = uhakika U
    certificate [n] = stakabadhi N/N
    chain [n] = mnyororo M/Mi
    chair [n] = kiti Ki/Vi
    chairperson [n] = mwenyekiti M/Wa [pl: wenyekiti]
    chalk [n] = chaki N/N
    challenge¹ [n] = changamoto -/Ma
    challenge² [vt] = kupa changamoto
    champion [n] = bingwa M/Wa [pl: mabingwa]
    championship [n] = ubingwa U
    chance¹ [n] = fursa N/N
    chance² [vt] = kubahatisha
    Chancellor of the Exchequer [n] = waziri wa fedha M/Wa
    change¹ [n: transformation] = badiliko -/Ma
    change² [vt] = kubadilisha
    change³ [vi] = kubadilika
    change money [vt] = kuchenji hela
    change [n: small change] = chenji N/N
    change one's mind = kubadili kauli
    channel [n: TV] = idhaa N/N
    chapatti [n] = chapati N/N
    chapter [n: in book] = mlango M/Mi
    character(istic) [n] = tabia N/N
    charcoal [n] = mkaa M/Mi
    charge [vt: electrically, financially] = kuchaji
    charming [adj] = -cheshi
    chart [n] = chati N/N
    chase [vt] = kufukuza
    chat¹ [vi] = kupiga gumzo
    chat² [n] = gumzo -/Ma
    chatroom [n] = chumba cha gumzo Ki/Vi
    cheap [adj] = rahisi
    cheaply [adv] = kwa bei rahisi
    cheat [vt/vi] = kudanganya
    check¹ [vt: to examine] = kucheki
    check² [vt: Am.: to mark] = kutiki
    check³ [n: Am.: financial] = cheki N/N, hundi N/ni
    cheek [n: anat] = shavu -/Ma
    cheeky [adj] = -fidhuli
    cheer¹ [vt] = kushangilia, kuchangamsha
    cheer up [vi] = kuchangamka
    cheese [n] = chizi N/N, jibini N/N
    cheetah [n] = duma M/Wa [pl: duma]
    chemical¹ [n] = kemikali N/N
    chemical² [adj] = -a kemikali
    chemist's (shop) [n] = duka la dawa -/Ma
    chemistry [n] = kemia N/N
    cheque [n: Brit: financial] = hundi N/N, cheki N/N
    cherry [n] = cheri N/N
    chess [n] = sataranji N/N
    chest [n] = kifua Ki/Vi
    chew [vt] = kutafuna
    chewing gum [n] = peremende ubani N/N
    chicken [n] = kuku N/N [pl: kuku]
    chief [n] = mkuu M/Wachild [n] = mtoto M/Wa
    childhood [n] = utoto U
    childish [adj] = -a mambo ya kitoto
    chilli [n] = pili pili N/N
    chilly [adj] = baridi
    chimney [n] = dohani N/N
    chin [n] = kidevu Ki/Vi
    China¹ [n: nation] = China N/N
    china² [dishes] = vyombo vya udongo Ki/Vi
    Chinese¹ [n: person] = M
    china M/Wa
    Chinese² [n: language] = Kichina Ki/Vi
    chips [n: food item] = chipsi N/N
    chocolate [n] = chokoleti N/N
    choice [n] = chaguo Ki/Vi
    choir [n] = kwaya N/N
    choose [vt] = kuchagua
    chop¹ [vt] = kukatakata
    chop² [n: food item] = chapsi N/N
    Christian¹ [n: person] = Mkristo M/Wa
    Christian² [adj] = -a Kikristo
    Christianity [n] = Ukristo U
    Christmas [n] = Krismasi N/N
    Christmas Eve [n] = mkesha wa Krismasi M/Mi
    Christmas tree [n] = mti wa Krismasi M/Mi
    church [n] = kanisa -/Ma
    church service [n] = ibada N/N
    cigar [n] = sigaa N/N
    cigarette [n] = sigara N/N
    cinema [n] = sinema N/N
    circle¹ [n] = duara -/Ma
    circle² [vi] = kuzunguka
    circular [adj] = mviringo
    circumstances [n] = hali halisi N/N
    circus [n] = sarakasi N/N
    citizen [n] = raia M/Wa [pl: raia]
    city [n] = jiji -/Ma
    city council [n] = halmashauri ya jiji N/N
    civilian¹ [n] = raia M/Wa [pl: maraia]
    civilian² [adj] = -a kiraia
    civilization [n] = ustaarabu U
    civilized [adj] = staarabu
    claim¹ [vi] = kudai
    claim² [n] = dai -/Ma
    clap [vt/vi] = kupiga makofi
    clash [vi] = kupambana
    class¹ [n: on train etc] = daraja -/Ma
    class² [n: in school] = darasa -/Ma
    classroom [n] = darasa -/Ma
    clay [n] = udongo wa mfinyanzi U
    clean¹ [vt] = kusafisha
    clean² [adj] = safi
    cleaner [n] = msafishaji M/Wa
    clear¹ [adj: not dark or cloudy] = -eupe
    clear² [adj: evident] = dhahiri, wazi
    clear³ [vt: remove] = kuondosha
    clearly [adv] = kiwazi
    clerk [n] = karani M/Wa [pl: makarani]
    clever [adj] = -erevu
    click [vi; comput] = kubofya
    client = mteja M/Wa
    cliff [n] = jabali -/Ma
    climate [n] = hali ya hewa N/N
    climb [vt/vi] = kupanda
    cling (to) [vi] = kung'ang'ania
    clinic [n] = kliniki N/N
    clock [n] = saa N/N
    clockwise [adv] = kufuata saa
    close¹ [vt] = kufunga
    close² [prep] = karibu
    close³ [vi] = kufungwa
    cloth [n] = kitambaa Ki/Vi
    clothes [n] = nguo N/N
    cloud [n] = wingu -/Ma
    cloudy [adj: geo] = -a mawingu
    club¹ [n: association] = klabu N/N
    club² [n: for hitting with] = gongo -/Ma
    clue [n] = dokezo -/Ma
    clumsy [adj] = -a kufurunda kazi
    coach¹ [n: carriage] = behewa -/Ma
    coach² [n: person] = kocha M/Wa [pl: makocha]
    coach³ [vt] = kufunza
    coal [n] = makaa ya mawe -/Ma
    coast [n: also: at the coast] = pwani
    coat [n: clothing] = koti -/Ma
    cobra [n] = swila M/Wa [pl: swila]
    cocaine [n] = kokeni N/N
    cock [n: zool] = jogoo -/Ma
    cocktail [n] = kokteli N/N
    cocoa [n] = kokoa N/N
    coconut [n] = nazi N/N
    coffee [n] = kahawa N/N
    coin [n] = sarafu N/N
    coin-box [n] = simu ya sarafu N/N
    coincidence [n] = bahati N/N
    cold [n, adj] = baridi
    collaborate [vi] = kushirikiana
    collapse¹ [vi: of a building etc] = kubomoka
    collapse² [vi: of a person] = kuzimia
    collar [n: on clothing] = ukosi U
    colleague [n] = mwenzi M/Wa [pl: wenzi]
    collect [vt] = kukusanya
    collection¹ [n: set of items] = mkusanyo M/Mi
    collection² [n: money in church] = sadaka N/N
    college [n] = chuo Ki/Vi [pl: vyuo]
    collide [vi] = kugongana
    collision [n] = mgongano M/Mi
    colloquial [adj] = -a mitaani
    colo(u)r¹ [n] = rangi N/N
    colo(u)r² [vt] = kuwekea rangi
    colo(u)rful [adj] = -a rangi nyingi
    column¹ [n: of table] = safu N/N
    column² [n: architectural] = nguzo N/N
    comb¹ [n] = chanuo N/N
    comb² [vt: hair] = kuchana
    combination [n] = muungano M/Mi
    combine [vt] = kuunganisha
    come [vi] = kuja
    come back [vi] = kurudi
    Come in!¹ [interj: addressing one person] = Karibu ndani!
    Come in!² [interj: addressing several people] = Karibuni ndani!
    comedy [n] = futuhi N/N
    comfort¹ [n] = raha N/N
    comfort² [vt] = kufariji
    comfortable [adj] = -a raha
    command¹ [vt: mil] = kuamrisha
    command² [n] = amri N/N
    commemorate [vt] = kuadhimisha
    commence [vi/vt] = kuanza
    comment¹ [n] = tamko -/Ma
    comment² [vi] = kutamka
    commerce [n] = biashara N/N
    commercial [adj] = -a biashara
    commercially [adv] = kibiashara
    commission¹ [n: payment] = ujira U
    commission² [n: body] = tume N/N
    commissioner [n] = kamishna M/Wa [pl: makamishna]
    committee [n] = kamati N/N
    commodity [n] = bidhaa N/N
    commotion [n] = vurugu N/N
    common [n] = -a kawaida
    commonly [adv] = kikawaida
    communicate [vi] = kuwasiliana
    communication [n] = mawasiliano -/Ma
    communion [n] = komunyo N/N
    community [n] = jumuiya N/N
    Comoros [n] = Ngazija N/N
    company [n: commercial] = kampuni
    compare [n] = kufananisha
    comparison [n] = mfananisho M/Mi
    compartment [n]= sehemu N/N
    compass [n: directional] = dira N/N
    compensate [vt] = kufidia
    compensation [n] = fidia N/N
    compete [vi] = kushindana
    competition [n] = mashindano -/Ma
    complain [vi] = kulalamika
    complaint [n] = lalamiko -/Ma
    complete¹ [adj] = kamili(fu)
    complete² [vt] = kukamilisha
    complex¹ [adj] = -enye utata
    complex² [n: premises] = majengo -/Ma
    complex³ [n: psychological] = hisia mbovu N/N
    compose [vt] = kutunga
    compromise¹ [vi] = kuafikiana
    compromise² [n] = maafikiano -/Ma
    computer [n] = kompyuta N/N
    concentrate on = kuzingatia
    concentration¹ [n: mental] = kuzingatia Ku
    concentration² [n: chem] = kuzingatia Ku
    concern [vt] = kuhusu
    concerning [prep] = kuhusu
    concert [n] = konsati N/N
    concoction [n] = mchanganyiko maalum M/Mi
    condemn¹ [vt: legally] = kuhukumu
    condemn² [vt: to disapprove of] = kulaani
    condition¹ [n: requirement] = sharti -/Ma
    condition² [n: state] = hali N/N
    condom [n] = kondomu N/N
    conduct¹ [vt] = kuendesha
    conduct² [n] = tabia N/N
    conductor [n: person] = kondakta M/Wa [pl: makondakta]
    conference [n] = mkutano M/Mi
    confess [vt/vi] = kukiri
    cofidence [n] = kujiamini Ku
    confidential [adj] = -a siri
    confirm [vt] = kuthibitisha
    confirmation [n] = thibitisho -/Ma
    conflict [n] = mgogoro M/Mi
    confuse [vt] = kuchanganya
    confusion [n] = vurugu N/N
    Congo [n]= Kongo N/N
    Congolese¹ [n] = Mkongomani M/Wa
    Congolese² [adj] = -a Kongo
    congratulate [vt] = kupongeza
    congratulation [n] = pongezi N/N
    conman [n] = mlanguzi M/Wa
    connect [vt] = kuunganisha
    connection [n] = muunganisho M/Mi
    conquer [vt] = kushinda
    conscious [adj] = -enye fahamu
    consciousness [n] = fahamu N/N
    consent [n] = idhini N/N
    consequence [n] = tokeo -/Ma
    conserve [vt] = kuhifadhi
    consider [vt] = kutafakari
    consist of = kutokana na
    console [vt] = kufariji
    conspiracy [n] = njama N/N
    conspire [vi] = kufanya njama
    constant [adj] = -a kubakia hivyo hivyo
    constantly [adv] = hivyo hivyo
    constitution¹ [n: pol] = katiba N/N
    constitution² [physical] = hali N/N
    construct [vt] = kujenga
    construction [n] = ujenzi U
    consult [vt] = kushauriana na
    consume [vt] = kutumia
    consumer [n] = mtumiaji M/Wa
    consumption [n] = matumizi -/Ma
    contact¹ [vt: a person] = kuwasiliana na
    contact² [n: relationship] = kuwasiliana Ku
    contain [vt: volumetrically] = kuwa na
    container¹ [n: gen] = chombo Ki/Vi
    container² [n: for shipping] = kontena -/Ma
    content¹ [n: what is inside] = kilichomo Ki/Vi
    content² [adj] = -enye kuridhika
    context [n] = muktadha M/Mi
    continent [n: geo] = bara -/Ma
    continue¹ [vi] = kuendelea
    continue² [vt] = kuendeleza
    continuous [adj] = -a kuendelea
    continuously [adv] = kwa kuendelea
    contract [n] = mkataba M/Mi
    contraception [n] = kuzuia mimba Ku
    contraceptive [n] = dawa ya kuzuia mimba N/N
    contribute [vt] = kuchangia
    contribution [n] = mchango M/Mi
    control¹ [n] = udhibiti U
    control² [vt] = kudhibiti
    controversial [adj] = -a ubishi mwingi
    controversy [n] = ubishi U
    convenience [n] = raha N/N
    convenient [adj] = -a raha
    conversation [n] = maongezi -/Ma
    converse [vi] = kuongea
    convert [vt] = kubadilisha
    convince [vt] = kushawishi
    cook¹ [vt] = kupika
    cook² [n] = mpishi M/Wa
    cooker [n] = jiko -/Ma
    cookery [n] = upishi U
    cookie [n] = biskuti N/N
    cool [adj] = -a baridi
    cool¹ down [vt] = kupoza
    cool¹ down [vi] = kupoa
    co-operate [vi] = kushirikiana
    co-operation [n] = ushirikiano U
    co-ordinate [vt] = kuratibu
    co-ordination [n] = uratibu U
    coordinator [n] = mratibu
    cope [vi] (with) = kumudu
    copper [n] = shaba N/N
    copy¹ [n] = kopi N/N, nakala N/N
    copy² [vt] = kukopi, kunakili
    copyright [n] = hati miliki N/N
    corkscrew [n] = kizibuo Ki/Vi
    corn [n] = mahindi -/Ma
    corner [n] = kona N/N
    corpse [n] = maiti N/N
    correct¹ [adj] = sawa
    correct² [vt] = kusahihisha
    correction [n] = sahihisho -/Ma
    correspond with [by letters/e-mail] = kuandikiana na
    correspondence [n] = barua N/N
    corridor [n] = korido N/N
    corrupt [adj] = -potofu
    corruption [n] = upotofu U
    cosmetics [n] = vipodozi Ki/Vi
    cost¹ [n] = gharama N/N
    cost² [vt] = kugharimu
    costume [n] = vazi -/Ma
    cotton [n] = pamba N/N
    cotton wool [n] = pamba N/N
    couch [n] = kochi -/Ma
    cough¹ [vi/vt] = kukohoa
    cough² [n] = kikohozi Ki/Vi
    cough mixture [n] = dawa ya kikohozi N/N
    council [n] = halmashauri N/N
    counselling [n] = ushaurinasaha U
    count [vt/vi] = kuhesabu
    counter¹ [n: location in pub etc] = kaunta N/N
    counter¹ [n: device] = kihesabio Ki/Vi
    counterfeit [adj] = -a bandia
    counterpart [n] = mwenzi M/Wa [pl: wenzi]
    country [n: nation] = nchi N/N
    countryside [n] = nje ya mji Pa
    couple¹ [n: few] = kadha
    couple² [n: husband and wife] = waliooana M/Wa
    courage [n] = ujasiri U
    courageous [adj] = -jasiri
    courageously [adv] = kijasiri
    course [n: of instruction] = kozi N/N
    court¹ [n: legal] = korti N/N
    court² [n: area for tennis etc] = kiwanja Ki/Vi
    court² [vt: a woman ] = kutongoza
    courtesy [n] = ukarimu U
    cousin [n] = binamu M/Wa [pl: mabinamu]
    cover¹ [vt] = kufunika
    cover² [n] = mfuniko M/Mi
    cow [n: animal] = ng'ombe (jike) M/Wa [pl: ng'ombe]
    coward [n] = mwoga M/MWa
    cowardly [adj] = -a kuonea
    crack¹ [n] = ufa U [pl: nyufa]
    crack² [vi] = kupasuka
    crack³ [vt] = kupasua
    craftsman = fundi M/Wa [pl: mafundi]
    crane¹ [n: bird] = korongo M/Wa
    crane² [n: tech] = kreni N/N crash¹ [vi: gen] = kupinduka
    crash² [vi: comput] = kukwama, kuvurugika
    crash into = kuparamia
    crash course [n] = kozi ya haraka haraka N/N
    crazy [adj: person] = -enye kichaa
    cream [n] = kirimu N/N
    create¹ [gen] = kuunda
    create² [vt: relig] = kuumba
    creature [n] = kiumbe M/Wa [pl.: viumbe]
    credible [adj] = aminifu
    credit [n: balance] = salio -/Ma
    credit card [n] = kadi ya mkopo N/N
    crew [n] = watumishi M/Wa
    cricket [n: game] = kriketi N/N
    crime [n] = uhalifu U
    criminal¹ [adj] = -a uhalifu
    criminal² [n] = mhalifu M/Wa
    crisis [n] = mgogoro M/Mi
    crisps [n] = kau kau N/N
    criticism [n] = ukosoaji U
    criticize [vt] = kukosoa
    crockery [n] = vyombo Ki/Vi
    crocodile [n] = mamba M/Wa [pl: mamba]
    crook [n: person] = mhuni M/Wa
    crops [n] = mazao -/Ma
    cross¹ [n: relig] = msalaba M/Mi
    cross² [vt] = kuvuka
    crossing [n] = mavuko -/Ma
    crossroads [n] = makutano -/Ma c
    rossword puzzle [n] = fumbo la maneno
    crowd [n] = umati U
    cruel [n] = -katili
    cruelty [n] = ukatili U
    crush [vt] = kuponda
    crust [n] = gamba -/Ma, gome -/Ma
    crutch [n] = gongo -/Ma
    cry [vi] = kulia
    cucumber [n] = tango -/Ma
    cultural [adj] = -a kitamaduni
    culture [n: ethnological] = utamaduni U
    cunning¹ [adj] = -janja
    cunning² [n] = ujanja U
    cup [n] = kikombe Ki/Vi
    cupboard [n] = kabati -/Ma
    cure¹ [vt] = kutibu
    cure² [n] = dawa N/N
    curiosity [n] = udadisi U
    curious [adj] = -dadisi
    curiously [adv] = kwa udadisi
    currency [n: financial] = sarafu N/N
    current¹ [adj] = -a sasa
    current² [n] = mkondo M/Mi
    current account [n] = akaunti ya kutoatoa fedha N/N
    current affairs [n] = mambo ya sasa -/Ma
    curry [n] = bi(n)zari N/N
    curse¹ [vt] = kulaani
    curse² [n] = laana N/N
    cursor [n] = kasa N/N
    curtain [n] = pazia -/Ma
    curve [n] = mpindo M/Mi
    cushion [n] = mto M/Mi
    custom [n] = desturi N/N
    customer [n] = mteja M/Mi
    customs [n: station] = forodha N/N
    customs duty [n] = ushuru U
     
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    cut [vt] = kukata
    cutlery [n] = vyombo vya kulia Ki/Vi
    cutlet [n] = chapsi N/N
    cycle [vi] = kuendesha baiskeli
    cylinder [n] = silinda N/N
    dad [n] = baba M/Wa [pl: mababa]
    daily¹ [adj] = -a kila siku
    daily² [adv] = kila siku
    dairy [n] = biashara ya maziwa N/N
    dam [n: geo] = bwawa -/Ma
    damage¹ [n] = madhara -/Ma
    damage² [vt] = kudhuru
    dance¹ [vi] = kucheza dansi
    dance² [n] = dansi N/N
    danger [n] = hatari N/N
    dangerous [adj] = -a hatari
    dare [vi] = kuthubutu
    dark [adj] = -eusi
    darkness [n] = giza -/Ma
    darling [n] = kipenzi Ki/Vi
    darts [n] = dati N/N
    dash¹ [vi: to run] = kutimka
    dash² [n: symbol] = deshi N/N
    data [n] = data N/N
    database [n] = hifadhi
    data N/N date¹ [n: calendar] = tarehe N/N
    date² [vt: calendar] = kuwekea tarehe
    date³ [vi: amorously] = kukutana kimapenzi
    daughter [n] = binti M/Wa [pl: mabinti]
    daughter-in-law [n] = mkwe M/Wa
    dawn¹ [vi] = kupambazuka
    dawn² [n: at ..] = mapambazuko
    day [n] = siku N/N
    daybreak [n] = mapambazuko M/Mi
    daylight [n: also: during ...] = mchana M/Mi
    dead [adj] = -fudeadly [adj] = -baya sana
    deaf [adj] = kiziwideal [n] = muafaka M/Mi
    deal with = kushughulikia
    Dear ... [form of address] = Mpendwa ...
    death [n] = kifo Ki/Vi
    debate¹ [vi] = kujadiliana
    debate² [n] = mjadala M/Mi
    deceive [vt] = kudanganya
    December [n] = Disemba, Desemba N/N
    deception [n] = udanganyifu U
    decency [n] = heshima N/N
    decent [adj] = -a heshima
    decently [adv] = kiheshima
    decide [vi/vt] = kuamua
    decision [n] = uamuzi U
    declare [vt] = kutamka
    declaration [n] = azimio -/Ma
    decline¹ [vt/vi: to reject] = kukataa
    decline² [vi: to decrease] = kupunguka
    decorate [vt] = kupamba
    decoration [n] = pambo -/Ma
    decrease¹ [vt] = kupunguza
    decrease² [vi] = kupungua
    decrease³ [n] = kupungua Ku
    deduct [vt] = kukata
    deduction [n: a reduction] = mkato M/Mi
    deep [n] = -refu
    deep freezer [n] = dipfriza N/N
    defeat¹ [vt] = kushinda
    defeat² [n] = kushindwa Ku
    defect [n] = hitilafu N/N
    defence [n] = ulinzi U
    defend [vt] = kulinda
    define [vt] = kufafanua
    definition [n] = ufafanuzi U
    degree [n: academic, of temperature] = digrii N/N
    delay¹ [vi] = kuchelewa
    delay² [vt] = kuchelewesha
    delay³ [n] = kuchelewa Ku
    delegate [n] = mjumbe M/Wa
    deliberate [adj] = -a makusudi
    deliberately [adv] = makusudi
    delicious [adj] = -tamu
    delight [vt] = kufurahisha
    deliver [vt: take/bring] = kufikisha
    delivery¹ [n: conveyance] = kufikisha Ku
    delivery² [n: med] = kujifungu Ku
    demand¹ [vt] = kudai
    demand² [n] = dai -/Ma
    democracy [n] = demokrasia N/N
    democratic [adj] = -a demokrasia
    democratically [adv] = kidemokrasia
    Democratic Republic of Congo [n] = Jamhuri ya Kidemokrasia ya Kongo N/N demolish [vt] = kubomoa
    demonstrate¹ [vt: show] = kuonyesha
    demonstrate² [vi: pol] = kuandamana
    demonstration¹ [n: display] = onyesho -/Ma
    demonstration² [n: pol] = maandamano -/Ma
    Denmark [n] = Denimaki N/N
    dentist [n] = daktari wa meno M/Wa
    deny [vt] = kukana
    deodorant [n] = diodoranti N/N
    depart [vi] = kuondoka
    department [n] = idara N/N
    department store [n] = duka kubwa -/Ma
    departure [n] = kuondoka Ku
    depend [vi] = kutegemea <->
    deposit¹ [vt] = kuweka
    deposit² [n: financial] = akiba N/N
    depressed [adj] = -enye manung'uniko
    depth [n] = kina Ki/Vi, urefu U
    deputy [n] = msaidizi
    dermatologist [n] = daktari wa ngozi M/Wa
    describe [vt] = kuelezea
    description = maelezo -/Ma
    desert¹ [n: geo] = jangwa -/Ma
    desert² [n: food item] = kitindamlo Ki/Vi
    desert³ [vt] = kuacha
    deserve [vt] = kustahili
    design¹ [n: of a product] = muundo M/Mi
    design² [vt] = kuunda
    desire¹ [n] = shauku N/N
    desire² [vt] = kutaka
    desk [n] = deski -/Ma
    despair [vi] = kukata tamaa
    desperate [adj] = -a kujarijaribu
    despise [vt] = kudharau
    despite [prep] = licha ya
    dessert [n] = kitindamlo Ki/Vi
    destination [n: my ... is] = [nataka kufika ...]
    destiny [n] = kudura N/N
    destroy [vt] = kuteketeza
    destruction [n] = kuteketeza Ku
    details [n] = maelezo kamili -/Ma
    detect [vt] = kuvumbua
    detective [n] = mpelelezi M/Wa
    detention [n] = mahabusu N/N
    detergent [n] = sabuni ya kufulia N/N
    deteriorate [vi] = kuharibika
    determination [n: drive] = ushupavu U
    determine [vt] = kupata
    detour [n] = njia ya kuzunguka N/N
    develop¹ [vt] = kuendeleza
    develop² [vi] = kuendelea
    development [n] = maendeleo -/Ma
    device [n] = kifaa Ki/Vi
    devil [n] = shetani M/Wa
    dew [n] = umande U
    dialect [n] = lahaja N/N
    dialog(ue) [n] = maongezi -/Ma
    diamond [n] = almasi N/N
    diaper [n] = nepi N/N
    diarrh(o)ea [n] = kuharisha Ku
    diary [n] = shajara N/N
    dice [n] = dadu N/N
    dictation [n] [exercise] = imla N/N
    dictator [n] = dikteta M/Wa [pl: madikteta]
    dictionary [n] = kamusi N/N
    die [vi] = kufa
    diet [n] = mlo M/Mi
    differ [vi] = kutofautiana
    difference [n] = tofauti N/N
    different [adj] = tofauti
    difficult [adj] = -gumu
    difficulties [n] = matata
    difficulty [n] = ugumu U
    dig [vt] = kuchimba
    digest [vt: med] = kumeng'enya
    dignity [n] = hadhi N/N
    dining room [n] = chumba cha kulia Ki/Vi
    dinner [n] = chakula kikuu Ki/Vi
    diplomacy [n] = diplomasia N/N
    diplomat [n] = mjumbe M/Wa
    direct¹ [adj] = -a moja kwa moja
    direct² [vt] = kuelekeza, kuongoza
    direction [n: geo] = upande U
    directly [adv] = moja kwa moja
    director [n] = mkurugenzi M/Wa
    directory [n: phone ...] = kitabu cha orodha ya simu Ki/Vi
    dirt [n] = uchafu Udirty [adj] = -chafu
    disabled [adj] = -enye kilema
    disadvantage [n] = ubaya U
    disagree [vi] = kutokubali
    disappear [vi] = kutoweka
    disappoint [vt] = kuangusha
    disapprove [n] (of) = kupinga
    disaster [n] = balaa N/N
    disconnect [vt] = kuchomoa
    iscount [n] = nafuu ya bei N/N
    discover [vt] = kugundua
    discuss [vt] = kujadili
    discussion [n] = majadiliano -/Ma
    disease [n] = ugonjwa U [pl: magonjwa]
    disembark [vi] = kushuka
    disgust [vt] = kuchukiza
    disgusting [adj] = -a kuchukiza
    dish¹ [n: food] = chakula
    dish² [n: china etc] = sahani N/N
    dish³ [n: satellite ... etc] = dishi N/N
    dishes [n] = vyombo Ki/Vi
    disinfect [vt] = kutakasa
    dishwasher [n] = mashine ya kuoshea vyombo N/N
    diskette [n] = disketi N/N
    dislike [vt] = kuchukia
    dismiss [vt: to sack] = kufukuza kazi
    disobey [vt] = kutotii
    disorder [n] = hitilafu N/N
    display¹ [vt] = kuonyesha
    display² [n: component] = kionyesheo Ki/Vi
    disposable [adj] = -a kutumika mara moja
    dispose of [vt] = kutupa
    dispute [n] = ubishi U
    disregard [vt] = kutojali
    disrupt [vt] = kuvuruga
    dissatisfied [adj] = -a kutoridhika
    distance [n] = umbali U
    distant [adj] = -a mbali
    distinguish [vt] = kutofautisha
    distract [vt] = kupoteza mawazo
    distribute [vt] = kugawanya
    distribution [n] = mgawanyo M/Mi
    district [n] = wilaya N/N
    District Commissioner [n: abbr.: DC] = Mkuu wa Wilaya M/Wa
    distrust [vt] = kutoamini
    disturb [vt] = kubughudhi
    disturbance [n] = bughudha N/N
    ditch [n] = mtaro M/Mi
    diversion [n] = mchepuko M/Mi
    divide [vt] = kugawa
    division¹ [n: math] = kugawa Ku
    division² [n: admin] = idara N/N
    divorce¹ [n] = talaka N/N
    divorce² [vt] = kuacha
    djin [n] = jini -/Ma
    dizzy [adj] = -enye kizunguzungu
    do [vt] = kufanya
    docks [n] = gati -/Ma
    doctor [n] = daktari M/Wa [pl: madaktari]
    doctor's office [n: Am.] = ofisi ya daktari N/N
    document [n] = hati N/N
    dog [n] = mbwa M/Wa [pl: mbwa]
    doll [n] = mwanasesere M/Wa [pl: wanasesere]
    dollar [n] = dola N/N
    domestic¹ [adj: domiciliary] = -a nyumbani
    domestic² [adj: of flights etc] = -a nchini
    domestic animal [n] = mnyama wa nyumbani M/Wa
    donkey [n] = punda M/Wa [pl: punda]
    donate [vt] = kutoa
    donor [n] = mhisani M/Wa
    door [n] = mlango M/Mi
    doorkeeper [n] = mlinzi M/Wa
    dose [n] = kiasi Ki/Vi
    dot [n] = doti -/Ma
    double¹ [adj] = mbili
    double² [vi] = kuwa mara mbili
    double³ [vt] = kufanya kuwa mara mbili
    double-cross [vt] = kugeuka
    double room [n] = chumba cha watu wawili Ki/Vi
    doubt¹ [n] = shaka -/Ma
    doubt² [vi/vt] = kushuku
    dove [n] = njiwa M/Wa [pl: njiwa]
    down [adv] = chini
    downhill [adv] = kwenda chini
    download [vt] = kupakia
    downstairs [adv, n] = (ghorofa ya) chini
    downtown [n, adv] = mjini M/Mi
    downward¹ [adj] = -a kwenda chini
    downward(s)² [adv] = kwenda chini
    doze [vi] = kusinzia
    dozen = dazeni N/N
    drag [vt] = kuburuta
    drama [n] = drama N/N
    draw [vt: a diagram] = kuchora
    drawer [n] = mtoto wa meza M/Wa
    drawing [n] = mchoro M/Mi
    dream¹ [vi] = kuota ndoto
    dream² [n] = ndoto N/N
    dress¹ [vt] = kuvaa
    dress² [n: woman's garment] = gauni -/Ma
    drill [vt: tech] = kutoboa
    drink¹ [vt] = kunywa
    drink² [n] = kinywaji Ki/Vi
    drinking water [n] = maji ya kunywa -/Ma
    drive [vt] = kuendesha
    driver¹ [n: person] = dereva M/Wa [pl: madereva]
    driver² [n: software etc] = kiendeshi Ki/Vi
    driving licence [n] = leseni ya kuendesha N/N
    driving school [n] = shule ya kuendesha N/N
    drop¹ [n: of water etc] = tone -/Ma
    drop² [vt] = kudondosha
    drop³ [vi] = kudondoka
    drought [n] = ukame
    drown [vi] = kufa maji
    drug¹ [n: medicine] = dawa N/N
    drug² [n: narcotic] = dawa ya kulevya N/N
    drugstore [n] = duka la dawa -/Ma
    drum¹ [n] = ngoma N/N
    drum² [vi] = kupiga ngoma
    drunk [adj: he/she is drunk] = [amelewa]
    dry¹ [adj] = -kavu dry² [vt] = kukausha
    dry³ [vi] = kukauka
    dry-cleaner's [n] = duka la dobi -/Ma
    dubious [adj] = -a mashaka
    duck¹ [n: zool] = bata M/Wa [pl: bata]
    duck² [vt/vi] = kukwepa
    due to = kwa ajili ya
    dumb [adj] = bubu
    duplicate¹ [n] = nakala N/N
    duplicate² [vt] = kunakili
    durable [adj] = -a kudumu
    during [prep] = wakati wa
    dust¹ [n] = vumbi -/Ma
    dust² [vt] = kupukuta
    dustbin [n] = pipa la taka -/Ma
    dusty [adj] = -enye vumbi
    Dutch [n: language] = Kiholanzi Ki/Vi
    Dutchman, -woman [n] = Mholanzi M/Wa
    DVD [n] = DVD N/N
    duty [n: assignment] = wajibu U
    duty free [adjectival] = -a bila ushuru
    each¹ [adj] = kila
    each² [pron] = kila -moja
    eager = -enye shauku
    eagerly [adv] = kwa shauku
    eagle [n] = tai M/Wa [pl: tai] e
    ar [n] = sikio -/Ma
    early¹ [adv] = mapema
    early² [adj] = -a mapema
    earn [vt] = kupata, kuchuma
    earth¹ [n: world] = dunia N/N
    earth² [n: ground] = udongo U
    earthquake [n] = tetemeko la ardhi -/Ma
    ease [n] = urahisi U
    easily [adv] = kirahisi
    east [adj/adv/n] = mashariki Pa
    East Africa [n] = Afrika (ya) Mashariki N/N
    Easter [n] = Pasaka N/N
    Easter Monday [n] = Jumatatu ya Pasaka N/N
    eastern [adj] = -a mashariki
    easy [adj] = rahisi
    eat [vt] = kula
    eatery [n] = hoteli N/N
    economic [adj] = -a kiuchumi
    economy [n] = uchumi U
    edge [n] = ukingo U
    edible [adj] = -enye kulika
    edit [vt] = kuhariri
    edition = toleo -/Ma
    editor [n: person] = mhariri M/Wa
    educate [vt] = kuelimisha
    education [n] = elimu N/N
    effect [n] = athari N/N
    effective [adj] = -enye kuleta matokeo
    effort [n] = juhudi N/N
    e.g. = k.m. [= kwa mfano]
    egg [n] = yai -/Ma
    Egypt [n] = Misri N/N
    eight [adj/n] = (-)nane
    eighty [adj/n] = themanini
    either ... or ... = ama ... au ...
    elbow [n] = kisugodi Ki/Vi
    elect [vt] = kuchagua
    election(s) [n] = uchaguzi U
    electric(al) [adj] = -a umeme
    electricity [n] = umeme U
    electronic [adj] = -a elektroniki
    electronics [n] = elektroniki N/N
    element [n: chem] = elementi N/N
    elephant [n] = tembo M/Wa [pl: tembo]
    elevator [n] = lifti N/N
    else [adv] = la sivyo
    elsewhere [adv] = kwingine
    e-mail¹ [n] = barua pepe N/N, barau
    e- N/Ne-mail² [vt] = kutumia barua pepe
    embark [vi] = kupanda
    embarrass [vt] = kutia aibu
    embarrassing [adj] = -a aibu
    embarrassment [n] = aibu N/N
    embassy [n] = ubalozi U
    emerge [vi] = kutokea
    emergency [n] = dharura N/N
    emergency call [n] = simu ya dharura N/N
    emergency exit [n] = mlango wa dharura M/Mi
    emotion [n] = hemko N/N
    emotional [adj] = -a hisia nyingi
    employ [vt] = kuajiri
    employee [n] = mwajiriwa M/Wa [pl: waajiriwa]
    employer [n] = mwajiri M/Wa [pl: waajiri]
    employment [n] = kazi N/N
    empty [adj] = -tupu
    enable [vt] = kuwezesha
    encircle [vt] = kuzingira, kuzunguka
    enclose [vt] = kuweka ndani
    encourage [vt] = kupa moyo
    encyclop(a)edia [n] = ensaiklopedia M/Mi
    end¹ [n] = mwisho M/Mi [pl.: miisho]end² [vi] = kuisha, kumalizika
    end³ [vt] = kumaliza
    endanger [vt] = kuhatarisha e
    ndurance [n] = uvumilivu U
    endure [vi] = kuvumilia
    enemy [n] = adui M/Wa [pl: maadui]
    energy [n] = nishati N/N
    engage [vt: a fiancee] = kuchumbia
    engaged¹ [adj: I (a woman) am ...] = [Niemechumbiwa]
    engaged² [adj: I (a man) am ...] = [Nimechumbia]
    engaged³ [adj: the phone is ...] = [simu inatumika]
    engagement [n] = uchumba U
    engine [n] = injini N/N
    engine oil [n] = mafuta ya injini -/Ma
    engineer [n] = injinia, mhandisi M/Wa
    engineering [n] = uhandisi U
    England [n] = Uingereza N/N
    English¹ [n: langauge] = Kiingereza Ki/Vi
    English² [n: the English (people)] = Waingereza M/Wa
    English³ [adj] = -a Kiingereza
    Englishman, -woman [n] = Mwingereza M/Wa
    enjoy [vt] = kufaidi
    enlarge [vt] = kukuza
    enormous = -kubwa sana
    enormously [adv] = sana sana
    enough¹ [adj] = -a kutosha
    enough² [adv] = kiasi cha kutosha
    enquire about = kuulizia
    enquiries [n] = maulizo -/Ma
    enter¹ [vi] = kuingia
    enter² [vt] = kuingiza
    entertain [vt] = kuburudisha
    entertainment [n] = burudani N/N
    enthusiasm [n] = shauku N/N
    enthusiastic [adj] = -enye shauku
    enthusiastically [adv] = kwa shauku
    entire [adj] = -ote kabisa
    entirely [adv] = kabisa kabisa
    entrance [n] = pa kuingilia Pa
    entrepreneur [n] = mjasiriamali M/Wa
    entry [n: action] = kuingia Ku
    entry visa [n] = viza ya kuingia N/N
    envelope [n] = bahasha N/N
    environment [n] = mazingira -/Ma
    envious [adj] = -enye wivu
    envy¹ [vt] = kuonea wivu
    envy² [n] = wivu
    epidemic [n] = epidemia N/N
    equal [adj] = sawa
    equality [n] = usawa U
    equator [n] = ikweta N/N
    equipment [n] = vifaa Ki/Vi
    equivalent¹ [adjectival] = -enye kulingana
    equivalent² [n] = kisawe Ki/Vi
    era [n] = enzi N/N
    emergency [n] = dharura N/N
    emergency number [n] = namba ya dharura N/N
    emergency door [n] = mlango wa dharura M/Mi
    err [vi] = kukosea
    error [n] = kosa -/M
    escalator [n] = eskaleta N/N
    escape [vi/vt] = kutoroka
    especially [adv] = hasa
    essay [n] = insha N/N
    essential [adj] = muhimu
    essentially [adv] = hasa hasa
    essentials [n] = mambo muhimu -/Ma
    estate [n] = shamba -/Ma
    estate agent [n] = waka wa nyumba M/Wa
    estate car [n] = stesheni wagoni N/N e
    stimate¹ [vt] = kukadiria
    estimate² [n] = makadirio -/Ma
    eternal [adj] = -a milele
    eternity [n] = milele N/N
    ethnic group [n] = kabila -/Ma
    Euro [n] = Yuro N/N
    Europe [n] = Ulaya U
    European¹ [adj] = -a Ulaya
    European² [n] = Mzungu, mtu wa Ulaya M/Wa
    European Union [n] = Jumuiya ya Ulaya N/N
    evade [vt] = kukwepa
    evaporate [vi] = kuwa mvuke
    even¹ [adv: including] = hata
    even² [adj: level] = tambarare
    evening [n: also: in the ...] = jioni
    event [n] = tukio -/Ma
    ever [adv: Have you ever ...] = [Umewahi ...]
    every [adj] = kila
    every day [adv] = kila siku
    everybody [pron] = kila mtu
    everyday [adj] = -a kila siku
    everyone [pron] = kila mtu
    everything [pron] = kila kitu
    everywhere [adv] = kila mahali
    evidence [n] = ushahidi U
    evil¹ [adj] = -ovu
    evil² [n] = uovu U
    exact [adj] = sahihi
    exactly [adv] = kamili
    exaggerate [vt] = kutia chumvi, kuzidisha
    exaggeration [n] = chumvi N/N
    examination¹ [n: gen] = uchunguzi U
    examination² [n: academic] = mtihani M/Mi
    examine [vt] = kuchunguza
    example [n] = mfano M/Mi
    exceed [vt] = kuzidi
    excellent [adj] = bora kabisa
    except [prep] = kasoro
    exception [n] = jambo la pekee -/Ma
    excess baggage [n] = mizigo ya kuzidi M/Mi
    excessive [adj] = -a kuzidi
    excessively [adv] = kuzidi
    exchange¹ [n: gen] = mabadilishano -/Ma
    exchange² [vt] = kubadilisha
    exchange rate [n] = kima cha kubadilisha Ki/Vi
    excite [vt] = kusisimua
    excitement [n] = msisimko M/Mi
    exciting [adj] = -a kusisimua
    exclude [vt] = kutenga
    excluding [prep] = kuacha
    excursion [n] = matembezi _/Ma
    excuse¹ [n] = sababu N/N
    excuse² [vt] = kusamehe
    Excuse me! = Samahani!
    exercise¹ [n] = zoezi -/Ma
    exercise² [vi] = kufanya mazoezi
    exhaust [vt: to tire] = kuchosha
    exaust pipe [n] = ekizosi N/N
    exhibit¹ [vt] = kuonyesha
    exhibit² [n] = kizibiti Ki/Vi
    exhibition [n] = maonyesho -/Ma
    exist [vi] = kuwepo
    existence[n] = kuwepo Ku
    exit [n] = mahali pa kutokea Pa
    expand¹ [vt: phys] = kutanua
    expand² [vi: phys] = kizibiti Ki/Vi
    expand³ [vt: to extend] = kueneza
    expansion [n: phys] = mtanuko M/Mi
    expatriate [n] = mtaalam mgeni M/Wa
    expect [vt/vi] = kutegemea
    expectation [n] = tegemeo -/Ma
    expel [vt] = kufukuza
    expense [n] = gharama N/N
    expensive [adj] = ghali
    experience¹ [n: professional etc] = uzoefu U
    experience² [n: incident] = tukio -/Ma
    experience³ [vt] = kupatwa na
    experiment [n] = jaribio -/Ma
    expert [n] = mtaalam M/Wa
    expire [vi] = kuisha
    explain [vt] = kuelezea
    explanation [n] = maelezo -/Ma
    explode² [vi] = kulipuka
    explode² [vt] = kulipua
    exploit¹ [vt: profitably] = kutumia
    exploit² [vt: to abuse] = kuonea
    explore [vt] = kuchunguza
    explosion [n] = mlipuko M/Mi
    explosive [n] = baruti N/N
    export [vt] = kusafirisha nje ya nchi
    exports [n] = bidhaa zinazouzwa nje ya nchi N/N
    expose [vt] = kufunua
    express¹ [adj] = -a haraka
    express² [vt] = kutamka
    extend¹ [vt] = kuongezea
    extend² [vi] = kuenea
    extension¹ [n: extending] = kuongezea Ku
    extension² [n: tel number] = simu ya binafsi N/N
    extent [n] = kiwango Ki/Vi
    extinguish [vt] = kuzima
    extra [adjectival] = -a ziada
    extraordinary [adj] = -a ajabu
    extreme [adj] = -kali
    extremely [adv] = sana sana
    eye [n] = jicho -/Ma [pl.: macho]
    eyebrow [n] = nyusi N/N
    eyelash [n] = ukope [pl: kope]
    eyewitness [n] = shahidi M/Wa [pl: mashahidi]
    face¹ [n] = uso U
    face² [vt] = kuangalia
    facilities [n] = fursa N/N
    fact [n] = kitu cha kweli Ki/Vi
    factory [n] = kiwanda Ki/Vi
    faculty [n: at university] = kitivo Ki/Vi
    fade [vi] = kupungua
    fail¹ [vi: not make it] = kushindwa
    fail² [vt: an exam etc] = kufeli, kushindwa
    fail³ [vi: of a machine etc] = kuharibika
    failure [n] = kushindwa Ku
    faint¹ [vi] = kuzimia
    faint² [adj] = hafifu
    fair¹ [adj] = -a haki
    fair² [n] = maonyesho -/Ma
    faith [n] = imani N/N
    faithful [adj] = -aminifu
    fake [adj] = feki
    fall [vi] = kuanguka
    false [adj] = bandia
    fame [n] = umashuhuri U
    family [n] = familia N/N
    familiar [adj] = -enye kujulikana
    famous [adj] = mashuhuri
    fan¹ [n: tech] = feni /N/
    fan² [n: person] = mshabiki M/Wa
    fanatic [n] = mshabiki M/Wa
    far¹ [adv] = mbali
    far² [adj] = -a mbali
    fare [n] = nauli N/N
    farm [n] = shamba -/Ma
    farmer [n] = mkulima
    farming [n] = ukulima U
    farther [adj] = mbali zaidi
    fascinate [vt] = kuvutia
    fashion [n: attire etc] = fasheni N/N
    fast¹ [adj] = -a kwenda haraka
    fast² [adv] = haraka
    fast³ [vi] = kufunga
    fast asleep [he/she is fast asleep] = [amelala fofofo]
    fasten [vt] = kufunga
    fat¹ [adj: corpulent] = -nene
    fat² [n] = mafuta -/Ma
    fate [n] = jaala N/N
    father [n] = baba M/Wa
    father-in-law [n] = baba mkwe M/Wa
    faucet [n: Am] = bomba N/N
    fault [n] = kosa -/Ma
    faulty [n] = -bovu
    favour¹ [vt] = kupendelea
    favour² [n] = jamala N/N, fadhila N/N
    favourite [adj: my favourite food is ...] = [chakula ninachokipenda ni fax¹ [n] = faksi N/N
    fax² [vt] = kutum(i)a faksi
    fear¹ [vt] = kuogopa
    fear² = uoga U
    feasible [adj] = -enye kuweza kufanyika
    February [n] = Februari N/N
    fee [n] = ada N/N
    feed [vt] = kulisha
    feel [vi/vt] = kusikia
    fellow¹ [n: guy] = jamaa M/Wa [pl: majamaa]
    fellow² [adj: my fellow passenger] = [abiria mwenzangu]
    female¹ [adj] = -a kike
    female² [n] = mwanamke M/Wa [pl: wanawake]
    feminine [adj] = -a kike
    fence [n] = senyenge N/N
    ferry [n] = feri N/N, kivuko Ki/Vi
    fertile [adj] = -enye rutuba
    fertility [n] = rutuba N/N
    fertilize [vt] = kurutubisha
    fertilizer [n] = mbolea N/N
    festival [n] = tamasha -/Ma
    fetch [vt] = kuleta
    fever [n] = homa N/N
    few [adj] = -chache
    fiance(e) [n] = mchumba M/Wa
    field¹ [n: gen] = uga U
    field² [n: for football etc] = uwanja U
    fierce [adj] = -kali
    fiercely [adv] = vikali
    fifty [adj/n] = hamsini
    fight¹ [vi] = kupigana
    fight² [n: physical] = mapigano -/Ma
    figure¹ [n: number] = tarakimu N/N
    figure² [n: shape] = umbo -/Ma
    file¹ [n: stationery] = faili -/Ma
    file² [n: tech] = tupa N/N
    fill [vt] = kujaza
    filling station [n] = kituo cha mafuta Ki/Vi
    film¹ [n: movie] = filamu N/N, sinema N/N
    film² [n: layer] = utando U
    film³ [vi/vt] = kupiga picha za sinema
    filter¹ [n] = filta N/N, kichujio Ki/Vi
    filter² [vt] = kuchuja
    filth [n] = uchafu U
    filthy [adj] = -chafu
    final¹ [adj] = -a mwisho
    final² [n] = fainali N/N
    finally [adv] = mwishowe
    finance¹ [n] = fedha N/N
    finance² [vt] = kugharimia
    financial [adj] = -a fedha
    find [vt] = kupata
    fine¹ [adj; refined] = maridadi
    fine² [n] = faini N/N
    fine³ [vt] = kutoza faini
    finger [n] = kidole Ki/Vi
    finish [vt: end] = kumaliza
    fire¹ [n] = moto M/Mi
    fire² [vt: dismiss] = kufukuza kazi
    fire³ [vt: gun etc] = kufyatua
    fire brigade [n] = zima moto N/N
    firewood [n] = kuni N/N
    firm¹ [adj] = thabiti
    firm² [n] = kampuni N/N
    first¹ [adj: ordinal number] = -a kwanza
    first² [adv: to start with] = kwanza
    first aid [n] = huduma ya kwanza N/N
    first floor¹ [n: Brit] = ghorofa ya kwanza N/N
    first floor² [n: Am] = ghorofa ya chini N/N
    first name [n] = jina la kwanza -/Ma
    firstly [adv] = kwanza
    fish¹ [n] = samaki M/Wa
    fish² [vi] = kuvua samaki
    fish and chips [n] = samaki na chipsi
    fisherman [n] = mvuvi M/Wa
    fishing [n] = uvuvi U
    fist [n] = ngumi N/N
    fit¹ [adj] = -enye kufaa
    fit² [vi] = kutosha
    fitness [n] = ukakamavu U
    fix¹ [vt: to attach] = kupachika
    fix² [vt: repair] = kutengeneza
    fizzy drink [n] = soda N/N
    flag [n] = bendera N/N
    flame [n] = (ulimi wa) moto M/Mi
    flash [n: of a camera] = flashi N/N, mmweko M/Mi
    flashlight [n: torch] = tochi N/N
    flat¹ [n: dwelling] = fleti N/N
    flat² [adj: even] = tambarare
    flat tyre/tire [n] = pancha N/N
    flavo(u)r [n] = ladha N/N
    flea [n] = kiroboto Ki/Vi
    flee [vi] = kutoroka
    flesh [n] = nyama N/N
    flexible [adj: phys] = -a kupindika
    flight [n: in aviation] = ndege N/N
    flip [vt: to turn] = kupindua, kugeuza
    flip-flop [n] = ndala N/N, kandambili N/N
    flirt [vi] = kufanya mahaba
    float [vi] = kuelea
    flood [n] = mafuriko -/Ma
    floor¹ [n: of a room] = sakafu N/N
    floor² [n: storey] = ghorofa N/N
    floppy [n] = flopi N/N
    flour [n] = unga U
    flourish [vi] = kustawi
    flow [vi] = kumiminika
    flower [n] = ua -/Ma
    flu [n] = flu N/N
    fluent [adj] = -a fasaha
    fluently [adv] = kwa fasaha
    fly¹ [vi/vt: of aircraft] = kupaa, kuruka
    fly² [vi: of passengers] = kusafiri kwa ndege
    fly³ [n: insect] = nzi M/Wa [pl: nzi]
    foam [n] = povu -/Ma
    focus¹ [n] = fokasi N/N
    focus² [vt] = kufokasi
    fog [n] = ukungu U
    fold¹ [vt] = kukunja
    fold² [n] = mkunjo M/Mi
    folk [n] = watu M/Wa
    follow [vt/vi] = kufuata
    food [n] = chakula Ki/Vi [pl: vyakula]
    fool¹ [n] = mjinga M/Wa
    fool² [vt] = kudanganya
    foolish [adj] = -jinga
    foot [n: anat] = mguu M/Mi
    football¹ [n: soccer] = mpira M/Mi
    football² [n: American] = mpira wa Kimarekani M/MiM/Mi
    for [prep] = kwa
    for example = kwa mfano
    forbid [vt] = kupiga marufuku
    force¹ [vt] = kulazimisha
    force² [n] = nguvu N/N
    forecast [vt] = kutabiri
    forehead [n] = paji la uso -/Ma
    foreign [adj] = -geni
    foreign currency/exchange [n] = fedha za kigeni N/N
    foreigner [n] = mgeni M/Wa
    forest [n] = msitu M/Mi
    forge [vt: documents etc] = kughushi
    forgery [n] = ughushi U
    forget [vt] = kusahau
    forgive [vt] = kusamehe
    fork [n] = uma U
    form¹ [n: document] = fomu N/N
    form² [n: shape] = umbo -/Ma
    form³ [vt: create] = kuunda
    formal(ly) [adj/adv] = rasmi
    formality [n] = jambo la urasimu -/Ma
    format [n] = fomati N/N
    former [adj] = -a zamani
    forthcoming [adj] = -enye kuja
    fortnight [n] = wiki mbili
    fortunate [adj] = -enye bahati
    fortunately [adv] = kwa bahati
    fortune [n: good luck] = bahati N/N
    forty [adj, n] = arobaini
    forward¹ [adj] = -a. mbele
    forward² [vt] = kupeleka
    forwards [adv] = kwenda mbele
    foul [n] = faulo N/N
    found [vt] = kuanzisha
    foundation¹ [n: institution] = taasisi N/N
    foundation² [n: of building] = msingi M/Mi
    fox [n] = mbweha M/Wa [pl: mbweha]
    fraction [n] = sehemu N/N
    fracture [n] = mvunjiko M/Mi
    fragile [adj] = laini
    frame [n] = fremu N/N
    France [n] = Ufaransa N/N
    fraud [n] = udanganyifu U
    free¹ [adj: independent] = huru
    free² [adj: free of charge] = -a bure
    free³ [vt] = kuachilia huru
    free of charge = bure
    freedom [n] = uhuru U
    freely [adv] = bila kizuizi
    freeze¹ [vi] = kuganda
    freeze² [vt] = kugandisha
    freezer [n] = friza
    freight [n] = shehena N/N
    French¹ [n: language] = Kifaransa Ki/Vi
    French² [adj] = -a Kifaransa
    French fries [n] = chipsi N/N
    Frenchman, -woman [n] = Mfaransa M/Wa
    frequent [adj] = -a mara nyingi
    frequently [adv] = mara nyingi
    fresh [adj: of vegetables etc] = freshi, -bichi
    friction [n] = msuguano M/Mi
    Friday [n: also: on Friday] = Ijumaa
    fridge [n] = friji N/N
    fried egg [n] = yai la kukaangwa -/Ma
    friend [n] = rafiki M/Wa
    friendly [adj] = -pole
    friendship [n] = urafiki U
    frighten [vt] = kuogopesha
    frog [n] = chura M/Wa [pl: vyura]
    from [prep] = kutoka
    front¹ [n] = mbele Ku
    front² [adv: in front, at the front] = mbele
    front³ [adj] = -a mbele
    front door [n] = mlango wa mbele M/Mi
    frozen food [n] = chakula kilichogandishwa Ki/Vi
    fruit [n] = tunda -/Ma
    fry [vt] = kukaanga
    frying pan [n] = frampeni N/N
    **** [vt] = kutomba
    fuel [n] = mafuta -/Ma
    fulfil(l) [vt] = kutimiza
    full [adj] = nomi
    fully [adv] = kabisa
    fun [n] = raha N/N
    function¹ [n: tech] = kazi N/N
    function² [vi] = kufanya kazi
    funeral [n] = mazishi -/Ma
    funny [adj] = -a kuchekesha
    furious [adj] = -enye ghadhabu
    furnished house [n] = nyumba yenye kila kitu N/N
    furniture [n] = fenicha N/N, samani N/N
    further [adv] = zaidi
    furious [adj] = -enye ghadhabu
    fury [n] = ghadhabu N/N
    fuse [n] = fyuzi N/N
    fuss¹ [vi] = kuleta sokomoko
    fuss² [n] = sokomoko N/N
    future¹ [n] = wakati ujao U
    future² [adj] = -a mbeleni
    gain [vt] = kupata
    gamble [vi] = kucheza kamari
    gambling [n] = kamari N/N
    game [n: play] = mchezo M/Mi
    gang [n] = genge -/Ma
    gangster [n] = jambazi -/Ma
    gap [n] = uwazi U
    garage [n] = gereji N/N
    garbage [n] = takataka N/N
    garden [n] = bustani N/N
    gardening [n] = kulima bustani Ku
    garlic [n] = vitunguu saumu Ki/Vi
    garment [n] = nguo N/N
    gas [n] = gesi N/N
    gasoline [n] = petroli N/N
    gate [n] = lango -/Ma, geti -/Ma
    gather¹ [vt] = kukusanya
    gather² [vi] = kukusanyika
    gathering [n] = mkutano M/Mi
    gay¹ [adj: happy] = -enye furaha
    gay² [adj: homosexual] = -a kupenda jinsia yake
    gaze at = kukodolea macho
    gear [n] = gia N/N
    gear lever [n] = gia N/N
    gearbox [n] = giaboksi N/N
    gem [n] = kito Ki/Vi
    gender [n] = jinsia N/N
    general¹ [adj] = -a kawaida
    general² [n: mil] = jenerali M/Wa [pl: majenerali]
    general practitioner [n] = daktari wa kawaida M/Wa
    generation [n: ethnological] = kizazi Ki/Vi
    generator [n] = jenereta N/N
    genius [n: person] = bingwa M/Wa
    gentle [adj] = -a taratibu
    gentleman [n] = mwungwana M/Wa [pl: waungwana]
    gently [adv] = taratibu
    genuine [adj] = halisi
    geography [n] = jiografia N/N
    germ [n: med] = kidudu Ki/Vi
    German¹ [n: language] = Kijerumani Ki/Vi
    German² [n: person] = Mjerumani
    German³ [adj] = -a Kijerumani
    Germany [n] = Ujerumani N/N
    gesture [n] = kitendo Ki/Vi
    get¹ [vt: to receive] = kupata
    get² [vi: to become] = kuwa
    get married = kuoana
    get rid of = kuachana na
    get out = kutoka
    get together [vi] = kukusanyika
    ghost [n] = zimwi -/Ma
    giant [n] = jitu -/Ma
    gift [n] = zawadi N/N
    girl [n] = msichana M/Wa
    girlfriend [n] = mpenzi wa kike M/Wa
    give [vt] = kupa
    give birth = kujifungua <->
    give up = kukata tamaa
    glad [adj: I'm glad] = [nimefurahi]
    glance at = kutupia macho
    gland [n] = tezi N/N
    glass¹ [n: container] = glasi N/N
    glass² [n: material] = kioo Ki/Vi
    glasses [n] = miwani M/Mi
    globe [n] = tufe -/Ma
    gloomy [adj] = -baya -baya
    glory [n] = utukufu U
    glove [n] = glavu N/N
    glue¹ [n] = gundi N/N
    glue² [vt] = kunatisha
    go [vi] = kwenda
    go ahead [vi] = kuendelea
    go for a walk = kwenda kutembea
    go on [vi] = kuendelea
    goal¹ [n: in football/soccer] = goli -/Ma
    goal² [n: aim] = lengo -/Ma
    goalkeeper [n] = (goli)kipa M/Wa
    goat [n] = mbuzi M/Wa [pl: mbuzi]
    God [n] = Mungu M/Wa
    goggles [n] = miwani ya kukinga M/Mi
    gold [n] = dhahabu N/N
    gold medal [n] = medali ya dhahabu N/N
    golden [adj] = -a dhahabu
    golf [n] = gofu N/N
    good [adj] = -zuri
    Good afternoon! = Habari za mchana!
    Good evening! = Habari za jioni!
    Good Friday [n] = Ijumaa Kuu N/N
    Good morning! = Habari za asubuhi!
    Good-bye!¹ [interj: addressing one person] = Kwaheri!
    Good-bye!² [interj: addressing several people] = Kwaherini!
    goods [n] = bidhaa N/N, shehena N/N
    goose [n] = bata bukini M/Wa [pl: bata bukini]
    gossip [vi] = kutetateta
    goulash [n] = gulashi N/N
    govern [vt] = kutawala
    governer [n: person] = gavana M/Wa [pl: magavana]
    government [n] = serikali N/N
    grab [vt] = kunyakua
    grade [n] = gredi N/N
    gradual [adj] = -a taratibu
    gradually [adv] = taratibu
    graduate¹ [vi: at university] = kuhitimu
    graduate² [n] = mwenye digrii M/Wa
    grain [n: agricultural] = nafaka N/N
    gram [n] = gramu N/N
    grammar [n] = sarufi N/N
    gramme [n] = gramu N/N
    grandchild, -daughter, -son [n] = mjukuu M/Wa
    grandfather [n] = babu M/Wa [pl: mababu]
    grandmother [n] = bibi, nyanya M/Wa [pl: bibi, nyanya]
    grape [n] = zabibu N/N
    graph [n] = grafu N/N
    grasp [vt] = kukamata
    grass [n] = majani -/Ma
    grateful [adj] = -enye shukrani
    gratefully [adv] = kwa shukrani
    gratitude [n] = shukrani N/N
    grave¹ [n] = kaburi -/Ma
    grave² [adj] = -baya sana
    gravity [n: phys] = graviti N/N
    gravy [n] = mchuzi M/Mi
    gray [adj: Am.: of color] = -a kijivu
    graze¹ [vt: animals] = kuchunga
    graze² [vt: med] = kuchubua
    grease¹ [n: tech] = grisi N/N
    grease² [vt: tech] = kupaka grisi
    great [adj] = -kuu
    Great Britain [n] = Uingereza N/N
    Great Lakes [n] = Maziwa Makuu -/Ma
    Great Lakes Region [n] = Eneo la Maziwa Makuu -/Ma
    Greece [n] = Ugiriki U
    Greek¹ [n: language] = Kigiriki Ki/Vi
    Greek² [n: person] = Mgiriki M/Wa
    Greek³ [adj] = -a Kigiriki
    greed [n] = tamaa N/N
    greedy [adj] = -enye tamaa
    Greek¹ [n: person] = Mgiriki M/Wa
    Greek² [n: language] = Kigiriki Ki/Vi
    green [adj] = -a kijani
    greengrocer's [n] = duka la mboga -/Ma
    greet [vt] = kusalimu
    greetings [n] = salamu N/N
    grey [adj] = -a kijivu
    grill [vt] = kubanika
    grind [vt] = kusaga
    grip [vt] = kukamata
    grocery [n: shop] = duka la vyakula -/Ma
    groceries [n] = vyakula Ki/Vi
    ground [n] = ardhi N/N
    ground floor [n: Brit] = ghorofa ya chini N/N
    groundnut [n] = karanga N/N
    group [n] = kundi -/Ma
    grow¹ [vi: of plants] = kuota
    grow² [vi: of children] = kukua
    grow³ [vt] = kupanda
    growth [n] = kuongezeka Ku
    grudge [n] = kinyongo Ki/Vi
    grumble [vi] = kulalamikalalamika
    guarantee¹ [n] = dhamana N/N
    guarantee¹ [vi/vt] = kudhamini
    guard¹ [vt] = kulinda
    guard² [n] = mlinzi M/Wa
    guava [n] = pera -/Ma
    guess [vi] = kubuni
    guest [n] = mgeni M/Wa
    guest house [n] = gesti N/N
    guide¹ [vt] = kuongoza
    guide² [n: person] = mwangozaji M/Wa [pl: waongozaji]
    guide³ [n: booklet etc] = kiongoza Ki/Vi
    guideline [n] = mwongozo M/Mi
    guilt [n] = hatia N/N
    guilty [adj] = -enye hatia
    guitar [n] = gita -/Ma
    gulf [n] = ghuba N/N
    gum [n] = gundi N/N
    gun [n] = bunduki N/N
    uy [n] = jamaa M/Wa [pl: jamaa]
    gyn(a)ecologist [n] = daktari wa wanawake M/Wa
    habit [n] = mazoea -/Ma, kawaida N/N
    haggle [vi] = kubishana bei
    hail [n: precipitation] = mvua ya mawe N/N
    hair [n] = nywele N/N
    hairdo [n] = mtindo wa nywele M/Mi
    hair dresser [n] = mtengeneza nywele M/Wa
    hair dryer [n] = mashine ya kukaushia nywele N/N
    half [adj, n] = nusu
    half-time [n] = hafutaimu N/N
    hall [n] = holi -/Ma
    halve [vt] = kufanya nusu
    ham [n] = hemu N/N
    hamburger [n] = hambaga N/N
    hammer [n] = nyundo N/N
    hand [n] = mkono M/Mi
    hand over [vt] = kukabidhi
    handbag [n] = begi -/Ma
    handcuffs [n] = pingu N/N
    handicap [n] = kizuizi Ki/Vi
    handicapped [adj] = -enye kizuizi
    handkerchief [n] = leso N/N, kitambaa Ki/Vi
    handle¹ [n] = mpini M/Mi
    handle² [vt] = kushughulikia
    handsome [adj] = -zuri
    handwriting [n] = mwandiko M/Mi
    hang¹ [vt: suspend] = kuning'iniza
    hang² [vt: kill] = kunyonga
    hangover [n] = hengova N/N
    happen [vi] = kutukia
    happiness [n] = furaha N/N
    happy [adj] = -enye furaha
    Happy New Year! = Heri na Baraka za Mwaka Mpya!
    harbo(u)r [n] = bandari N/N
    hard¹ [adj] = -gumu
    hard² [adv] = kwa bidii
    hardly [adv] = kwa nadra, kwa tabu
    hardship [n] = tabu N/N
    hardware [n] = hadiwea N/N
    hare [n] = sungura M/Wa [pl: sungura]
    harm¹ [vt] = kudhuru
    harm² [n] = madhara -/Ma
    harmful [adj] = -a kudhuru
    harmless = -zuri
    harsh [adj] = -kali
    harvest¹ [vt] = kuvuna
    harvest² [n] = mavuno -/Ma
    haste [n] = haraka N/N
    hasten [vt] = kuharakisha
    hat [n] = kofia N/N
    hate [vt] = kuchukia
    hatred [n] = chuki N/N
    have [vt] = kuwa na
    have a shower = kuoga
    have breakfast = kunywa chai
    hazard [n] = hatari N/N
    hazardous [adj] = -a hatari
    haze [n] = ukungu U
    he [personal pron] = yeye
    head [n] = kichwa
    headache [n] = maumivu ya kichwa -/Ma
    heading [n] = kichwa cha habari Ki/Vi
    headlight [n] = taa ya mbele N/N
    headline [n] = kichwa cha habari Ki/Vi
    headquarters [n] = hedikota N/N
    heal¹ [vt] = kuponya, kutibu
    heal² [vi] = kupona
    health [n] = afya N/N
    healthy [adj] = -enye afya
    heap [n] = rundo -/Ma
    hear [vt/vi] = kusikia
    heart [n] = moyo M/Mi
    heat¹ [n] = joto -/Ma
    heat² [vt] = kupasha moto
    heater [n] = kipasha joto Ki/Vi
    heating [n] = upashaji joto U
    heaven [n] = mbingu(ni)
    heavy [adj] = -zito
    hedge [n] = mzingo wa mimea M/Mi
    heel [n] = kisigino Ki/Vi
    height [n] = urefu U
    heir [n] = mrithi M/Wa
    helicopter [n] = helikopta N/N
    hell [n] = jehanamu N/N
    Hello! = Jambo!
    helmet [n] = helmeti N/N
    help¹ [vt/vi] = kusaidia
    help² [n] = msaada
    helper [n] = msaidizi M/Wa
    hem [n] = mpindo M/Mi
    hen [n] = kuku M/Wa [pl: kuku]
    her¹ [personal pron] = yeye
    her² [poss pron] = -ake
    herb = mmea M/Mi
    herd [n] = kundi -/Ma
    here [adv] = hapa
    hero [n] = shujaa M/Wa [pl: mashujaa]
    hers [poss pron] = -ake mwenyewe
    herself [pron] = yeye mwenyewe
    hero [n] = shujaa M/Wa [pl: mashujaa]
    hesitate [vi] = kusita
    hiccup [n] = kwikwi N/N
    hide¹ [vt] = kuficha
    hide² [vi] = kujificha
    Hi! = Jambo!
    high [adj] = -refu
    highly [adv] = sana sana
    highway [n] = barabara kuu N/N
    hijack [vt] = kuteka
    hike [vi] = kuzurura
    hill [n] = kilima Ki/Vi
    hilly [adj] = -enye vilima vilima
    him [object pron] = yeye
    himself [pron] = yeye mwenyewe
    hindrance [n] = kizuizi Ki/Vi
    hint¹ [n] = dokezo -/Ma
    hint² [vt/vi] = kudokeza
    hip [n] = nyonga N/N
    hire [vt: vehicle etc] = kukodi
    his [poss pron] = -ake
    history [n] = historia N/N
    hit¹ [n: blow] = pigo
    hit² [vt] = kugonga, kupiga
    hit³ [n: chart music] = kibao Ki/Vi
    hitchhike [vi] = kusafiri kwa kuomba lifti
    HIV [n] = VVU
    hobby [n] = hobi N/N
    hold [vt] = kushika
    holder [n] = kishikio Ki/Vi
    hole [n] = shimo -/Ma
    holiday [n] = sikukuu N/N
    Holland [n] = Uholanzi N/N
    hollow [adj] = -enye uwazi
    holy [adj] = -takatifu
    Holy Ghost [n] = Roho Mtakatifu M/Wa
    home¹ [n] = nyumba N/N
    home² [n: at home] = [nyumbani]
    homework [n] = kazi ya nyumbani N/N
    honest [adj] = -aminifu h
    oney [n] = asali N/N
    honour¹ [vt] = kuheshimu
    honour² [n] = heshima N/N
    hood¹ [n: gen] = funiko -/Ma
    hood² [n: Am.: engine cover] = boneti N/N
    hook¹ [n: gen] = ngoeko N/N
    hook² [n: for fishing] = ndoano N/N
    hope¹ [n] = matumaini -/Ma
    hope² [vi] = kutumaini
    horizon [n] = upeo U
    horn¹ [n: acoustic] = honi N/N
    horn² [n: zool] = pembe N/N
    horoscope [n] = nyota N/N
    horrible [adj] = -baya sana
    horse [n] = farasi M/Wa [pl: farasi]
    hospitable [adj] = -karimu
    hospital [n] = hospitali N/N
    hospitalize [vt] = kulaza hospitalini
    host [n] = mwenyeji M/Wa
    hostel [n] = hosteli N/N
    hostile [adj] = -hasama
    hostility [n] = uhasama U
    hot [adj] = (-a) moto
    hot dog [n] = hoti dogi N/N
    hotel [n] = hoteli N/N
    hour [n] = saa N/N
    hourly¹ [adj] = -a kila saa
    hourly² [adv] = kila saa
    house [n] = nyumba N/N
    household [n] = nyumba N/N
    housekeeper [n] = mtunza nyumba M/Wa
    housewife [n] = mke wa nyumbani M/Wa
    housing estate [n] = eneo la nyumba -/Ma
    how [adv] = namna gani, vipi
    How are you?¹ [you: sing] = Hujambo?
    How are you?² [you: pl] = Hamjambo?
    how come = inakuwaje
    how long = muda gani
    how many = -ngapi
    how much = kiasi gani
    however [adv] = hata hivyo
    hug [vt] = kukumbatia
    huge [adj] = -kubwa
    human [adj] = -a kiutu
    human being [n] = binadamu M/Wa [pl: binadamu]
    humble [adj] = -nyenyekevu
    humid [adj] = nyevunyevu
    humidity [n] = unyevunyevu U
    humiliate [vt] = kudhalilisha
    humiliation [n] = udhalilifu U
    humour [n: attitude] = uchesi U
    humorous [adj] = -a kuchesha
    hump [n] = nundu N/N
    hundred [adj, n] = mia
    hunger [n] = njaa N/N
    hungry¹ [adj] = -enye njaa
    hungry² [adj: I'm ...] = [nina njaa]
    hunt [vt] = kuwinda
    hunt(ing) [n] = mawindo -/Ma
    hurricane [n] = tufani N/N
    hurry¹ [vi/vt] = kuharakisha
    hurry² [n] = haraka N/N
    hurry³ [n: I am in a hurry!] = [Nina haraka!]
    hurt¹ [vt] = kuumiza
    hurt² [vi] = kuuma
    hurry (up) [vi/vt] = kuharakisha
    husband [n] = mume M/Wa [pl: waume]
    hut [n] = tembe N/N
    hydrogen [n] = haidrojeni N/N
    hygiene [n] = usafi U
    hygienic [adj] = safi
    hymn [n] = wimbo U [pl: nyimbo]

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    I [personal pron] = mimi
    ice [n] = barafu N/N
    ice-cream [n] = aiskrimu N/N
    ice-cube [n] = kipande cha barafu Ki/Vi
    idea [n] = wazo -/Ma
    ideal [adj] = -zuri kabisa
    ideally [adv] = vizuri kabisa
    identical [adj] = sawa kabisa
    identification [n] = utambulishi U
    identify [vt] = kutambulisha
    identity [n] = utambulishi U
    identity card [n] = kitambulisho Ki/Vi
    idiom [n] = nahau N/N
    idle [adj: he/she is idle] = [hafanyi kitu]
    i.e. = yaani
    if [conj] = kama, ikiwa, iwapo
    ignorance [n] = kutokujua Ku
    ignore [vt] = kutozingatia
    ill [adj] = -gonjwa
    illegal [adj] = haramu
    illegitimate [adj] = haramu
    illiterate [adj: he/she is illiterate] = [hawezi kusoma wa kuandika]
    illness [n] = ugonjwa U [pl: magonjwa]
    illusion [n] = njozi N/N
    illustrate [vt] = kuonyesha kwa picha
    illustration [n: image] = picha N/N
    image [n] = picha N/N
    imagination [n] = mawazo -/Ma
    imagine [vt] = kufikiri
    imitate [vt] = kuiga
    immediate [adj] = -a papo hapo
    immediately [adv] = papo hapo
    immerse [vt] = kuzamisha
    immigrant [n] = mhamiaji M/Wa
    immigration [n] = uhamiaji U
    impatient [adj: he/she is impatient] = [hana subira]
    imperative [adj, n] = lazima (N/N)
    impetus [n] = ari N/N, nguvu N/N
    implement¹ [vt] = kutekeleza
    implement² [n] = kifaa Ki/Vi
    implementation [n] = utekelezaji U
    impolite [adj] = -kaidi
    import [vt] = kuingiza nchini
    important [adj] = muhimu
    importance [n] = umuhimu U
    imports [n] = bidhaa zinazoingizwa nchini N/N
    impossible [adj: It is impossible] = [Haiwezekani ]
    impress [vt] = kuvutia
    imprison [vt] = kufunga
    improper [adj] = -baya
    improve¹ [vt] = kuboresha
    improve² [vi] = kuwa bora
    improvement [n] = ubora U
    improvise [vi/vt] = kushikiza
    in [prep] = katika
    in addition = tena
    in any case = kwa vyo vyote vile
    in between = katikati
    in case ... = iwapo ...
    in front = mbele
    in front of = mbele ya
    in March = Machi
    in 2012 = mwaka 2012
    in order to = ili
    in spite of = licha ya
    in time = mapema kutosha
    in writing = kwa maandishi
    inability [n] = kushindwa Ku
    inaccurate [adj] = so sahihi
    inadequate [adj] = -baya
    inappropriate [adj] = -a kutofaa
    incense [n] = ubani U
    incident [n] = tukio -/Ma
    inclination [n] = uelekeo U
    include [vt] = kujumuisha
    including [prep] = pamoja na
    income [n] = mapato -/Ma
    incomplete [adj] = nusu nusu
    inconvenience [n] = tabu N/N
    inconvenient [adj] = -a matatizo
    increase¹ [vt] = kuongeza
    increase² [vi] = kuongezeka
    increase³ [n] = ongezeko -/Ma
    increasingly [adv] = zadi na zaidi
    incredible [adj] = -soaminika
    indecent [adj] = -a aibu
    indeed [adv] = kweli
    independence [n] = uhuru U
    independent [adj] = huru
    index¹ [n: gen] = indeksi N/N
    index² [n: list at end of book] = faharasa N/N
    index finger [n] = kidole cha shahada Ki/Vi
    India [n] = India N/N
    Indian¹ [n: person] = Mhindi M/Wa
    Indian² [adj] = -a Kihindi M/Wa
    Indian Ocean [n] = Bahari ya Hindi N/N
    indicate [vi/vt] = kuashiria
    indicator [n: Brit: direction ˜ of a vehicle] = indiketa N/N
    indirect [adj] = -so moja kwa moja
    indirectly [adv] = sio moja kwa moja
    individual¹ [n] = mtu mmoja M/Wa
    individual² [adj] = pekee
    individually [adv] = -moja -moja
    indoor [adj] = -a ndani
    indoors [adv] = ndani
    industrial [adj] = -a viwanda
    industry [n: factories] = viwanda Ki/Vi
    inequality [n: gen] = kutofautiana Ku
    inevitable [adj] = -a lazima
    inevitably [adv] = kwa vyo vyote vile
    infant [n] = mtoto mchanga M/Wa
    infect [vt] = kuambukiza
    infection [n] = ambukizo -/Ma
    inferior [adj] = -a chini
    inflammation [n: med] = mchonyoto M/Mi
    inflate [vt: with air] = kujaza upepo
    inflation [n: financial] = inflesheni N/N
    influence¹ [vt] = kuathiri
    influence² [n] = athari N/N
    influenza [n] = flu N/N
    inform [vt] = kupasaha habari
    informal [adj] = si rasmi
    informally [adv] = bila urasmi
    information [n] = maelezo -/Ma
    infrastructure [n] = miundombinu M/Mi
    ingredient [n] = kiambato Ki/Vi
    inhabit [vt] = kukalia
    inhabitant [n] = mwenyeji M/Wa
    inherit [vt] = kurithi
    inheritance [n] = urithi U
    inhibition [n] = kizuizi Ki/Vi
    initial¹ [adj] = -a mwanzo
    initial² [n] = herufi ya jina N/N
    initiate [vt: to launch] = kuanzisha
    initiative [n] = kipaumbele Ki/Vi
    inject [vt: med] = kudunga sindano
    injection [n: med] = sindano N/N
    injure [vt] = kuumiza
    injury [n] = kuumia Ku
    ink [n] = wino U
    inmate [n] = mfungwa M/Wa
    inner [adj] = -a ndani
    innocent [adj: he/she is innocent] = [hana hatia]
    input [n] = pembejeo N/N
    inquire about = kuulizia
    inquiry [n] = maulizo -/Ma
    insane [adj] = -enye kichaa
    insect [n] = mdudu M/Wa
    insecticide [n] = dawa ya wadudu N/N
    insert [vt] = kuingiza
    inside¹ [adv] = ndani
    inside² [prep] = ndani ya
    inside³ [adj] = -a ndani
    insist [vi] = kusisitiza
    inspect [vt] = kukagua
    inspection [n] = ukaguzi U
    inspire [vt] = kupa ari
    install [vt] = kuweka
    instalment [n: payment] = kiasi Ki/Vi
    instant [adj] = -a papo hapo
    instantly [adv] = papo hapo
    instead [adv] = badala yake
    instead of = badala ya
    instruct [vt] = kupa maagizo
    instrument [n] = kifaa Ki/Vi, ala N/N
    insufficient [adj] = -pungufu
    insult¹ [vt] = kutukana
    insult² [n] = tusi -/Ma
    insurance [n] = bima N/N
    insure [vt] = kuwekea bima
    integrate [n] = kuhusisha
    intellectual¹ [adj] = -a kisomi
    intellectual² [n] = msomi M/Wa
    intelligence [n: psychological] = akili N/N
    intelligent [adj] = -enye akili
    intend [vi] = kukusudia
    intense [adj] = -kali
    intensify [vt] = kuongezea
    intensity [n] = ukali U
    intensive [adj] = -kali
    intention [n] = kusudio -/Ma
    intercourse [n] = ngono N/N
    interest¹ [n: enthusiasm] = kuvutiwa Ku
    interest² [n: financial] = riba N/N
    interested [adj] = -enye kuvutiwa
    interesting [adj] = -a kuvutia
    interfere [vi] = kuingilia <->
    interior¹ [adj] = -a ndani
    interior² [n] = ndani Ku
    internal [adj] = -a ndani
    international [adj] = -a kimataifa
    Internet [n] = mtandao (wa kompyuta) M/Wa
    interpret [vt] = kufafanua
    interpreter [n: person] = mkalimani M/Wa
    interrupt [vt] = kukatisha
    interruption [n] = mkatisho M/Mi
    intersection [n] = makutano -/Ma
    interval [n] = kipindi cha kati Ki/Vi
    intervene [vi] = kuingilia
    interview¹ [n] = mahojiano -/Ma
    interview² [vt] = kuhoji
    intestine [n] = utumbo U [pl: matumbo]
    intimidate [vt] = kuogofya
    into [prep] = kuingia
    intolerance [n] = kutowavumilia wengine Ku
    introduce¹ [vt: someone] = kutambulisha
    introduce² [vt: measures etc] = kuleta
    introduce oneself = kujitambulisha
    introduction [n: of people] = kutambulisha Ku
    invade [vt] = kuvamia
    invasion [n] = uvamizi U
    invent [vt] = kubuni
    inventor [n] = mgunduzi M/Wa
    invest [vt] = kuwekeza
    investigate [vt] = kuchunguza
    investigation [n] = uchunguzi U
    investment [n] = kitegauchumi Ki/Vi
    investor [n] = mwekezaji M/Wa
    invisible [adj: it is invisible] = [haionekani]
    invitation [n] = mwaliko M/Mi
    invite [vt] = kukaribisha
    involve [vt] = kuhusisha
    involvement [n] = uhusisho U
    iron¹ [n: material] = chuma Ki/Vi
    iron² [n: flat ...] = pasi N/N
    iron³ [vt] = kupiga pasi
    ironical [adj] = -a kukejeli
    irregular [adj] = holela
    irrelevant [adj: that is irrelevant] = [haihusiani]
    irritate [vt] = kukera
    Islam [n] = Uislamu U
    Islamic [adj] = -a Kiislamu
    island [n] = kisiwa Ki/Vi
    isolate [vt] = kutenga
    issue¹ [n] = jambo -/Ma
    issue² [vt] = kutoa
    it : no impersonal pronoun in Swahili
    it is cold = kuna baridi
    it doesn't matter = si kitu
    it is hot = kuna joto
    it's OK = sawa
    Italy [n] = Italia N/N
    Italian¹ [n: person] = Mtaliani M/Wa
    Italian² [n: language] = Kitaliani Ki/Vi
    itch [vi/vt] = kuwasha
    item [n] = kitu Ki/Vi
    itself [pron] = -enyewe
    ivory [n] = pembe za ndovu N/N
    jack [n: for lifting vehicles] = jeki N/N
    jacket [n] = koti -/Ma
    jackpot [n] = jekipoti N/N
    jail¹ [vt] = kufunga
    jail² [n] = jela N/N
    jam¹ [n: food item] = jamu N/N
    jam² [vi] = kukwama
    January [n: also: in January] = Januari N/N
    Japan [n] = Japani N/N
    Japanese [n: person] = Mjapani M/Wa
    jar [n. container] = chupa N/N
    jaundice [n] = homa ya nyongo N/N
    jaw [n] = taya -/Ma
    jealous [adj] = -enye wivu
    jealousy [n] = wivu U
    jelly [n] = jeli N/N
    jersey [n] = jezi N/N
    jet [n] = jeti N/N
    Jew [n] = Myahudi M/Wa
    jewel [n] = kito Ki/Vi
    jewellery [n] = vito Ki/Vi
    job [n] = kazi N/N
    jobless [adj: He/She is ...] = [Haka kazi.]
    jogging [n] = mchakamchaka M/Mi
    join¹ [vt: connect] = kuunganisha
    join² [vt: accompany] = kujiunga na
    joint [n: anat] = kiungo Ki/Vi
    joke¹ [n] = mzaha M/Mi
    joke² [vi] = kufanya mzaha
    journal [n: literature] = jarida -/Ma
    journalist [n] = mwandishi wa habari M/Wa
    journey [n] = safari N/N
    joy [n] = furaha N/N
    jubilee [n] = jubilii N/N
    judge¹ [n] = jaji M/Wa
    judge² [vi] = kuamua
    judgement [n] = hukumu N/N
    jug [n] = jagi -/Ma
    juice [n] = juisi N/N, maji ya matunda -/Ma
    July [n] = Julai N/N
    jump [vi] = kuruka
    junction [n] = njiapanda N/N
    June [n: also: in June] = Juni N/N
    jungle [n] = msitu M/Mi
    junior [adj] = -dogo
    junk [n] = taka N/N
    junk food [n] = chakula cha ovyo Ki/Vi
    jury [n] = waamuzi kortini M/Wa
    just [adv: only] = tu
    Just a moment! = Ngoja kidogo!
    just now = sasa
    justice [n] = haki N/N
    justify [vt] = kuhalalisha
    justification [n] = uhalali U
    kangaroo [n] = kangaruu M/Wa
    keen [adj] = -enye shauku
    justice [n] = haki N/N
    keep¹ [vt: retain] = kuweka
    keep² [vi: continue] = kuendelea
    Kenya [n] = Kenya N/N
    Kenyan¹ [n: person] = Mkenya M/Wa
    Kenyan² [adj] = -a Kenya
    kettle [n] = birika -/Ma
    key [n] = funguo N/N, ufunguo U
    keyboard [n] = kiibodi N/N
    kick¹ [vt] = kupiga teke
    kick² [n] = teke -/Ma
    kid [n] = mtoto M/Wa
    kidnap [vt] = kuteka
    kidney [n] = figo -/Ma
    kill [vt] = kuua
    killer [n] = mwuuaji M/Wa [pl: wauaji]
    killing [n] = mauaji -/Ma
    kilo(gramme) [n] = kilo(gramu) N/N
    kilowatt [n] = kilowati N/N
    kind¹ [adj] = -pole
    kind² [n: sort, type] = aina N/N
    kindergarten [n] = shule ya chekechea N/N
    kindly [adv] = kwa upole
    kindness [n] = wema U
    king [n] = mfalme M/Wa
    kingdom [n] = ufalme U
    kiss¹ [n] = kisi N/N, busu -/Ma
    kiss² [vt] = kubusu, kupiga kisi
    kit [n] = vifaa -/Ma
    kitchen [n] = jiko -/Ma
    kite [n] = kishada K/Vi
    knead [vt] = kufinyanga
    knee [n] = goti -/Ma
    kneel (down) [vi] = kupiga magoti
    knife [n] = kisu Ki/Vi
    knit [vt: clothing] = kufuma
    knob [n] = kitufe Ki/Vi
    knock¹ [vt: hit] = kugonga
    knock² [vi: on the door] = kupiga hodi
    knot [n: of rope etc] = kifundo Ki/Vi
    know¹ [vt: sth] = kujua, kufahamu
    know² [vt: somebody] = kufahamu
    knowledge [n] = maarifa -/Ma
    Koran [n] = Kurani N/N
    Kremlin [n] = Kremlini N/N
    lab [n] = lebu N/N
    label [n] = lebo N/N
    laboratory [n] = maabara N/N
    labo(u)r [n: work] = kazi N/N
    labourer [n] = mfanyakazi M/Wa
    lack¹ [vt] = kukosa
    lack² [n] = ukosefu U
    lad [n] = kijana M/Wa [pl: vijana]
    ladder [n] = ngazi N/N
    lady [n] = mwanamke M/Wa [pl: wanawake]
    lake [n] = ziwa -/Ma
    Lake Nyasa [n] = Ziwa Nyasa
    Lake Tanganyika [n] = Ziwa Tanganyika
    Lake Victoria [n] = Ziwa Victoria
    lamb [n] = mwanakondoo M/Wa [pl: wanakondoo]
    lame [adj] = kilema
    lament [vi] = kuomboleza
    lamp [n] = taa N/N
    land¹ [n] = ardhi N/N
    land² [vi: of aircraft] = kutua
    landlord, -lady [n] = mwenye nyumba M/Wa [pl: wenye nyumba]
    landscape [n] = mandhari N/N
    lane [n] = leni N/N
    language [n] = lugha N/N
    laptop [n] = laptopu N/N
    large [n] = -kubwa
    largely [adv] = sana sana
    last¹ [vi] = kuchukua
    last² [adj] = -a mwisho
    last but one = -a pili kutoka mwisho
    late¹ [adj: temporal] = -a kuchelewa
    late² [adj: dead] = marehemu
    lately [adv] = hivi majuzi
    later [adv] = baadaye
    Latin [n] = Kilatini Ki/Vi
    laugh (at) [vi] = kucheka
    laughter [n] = kicheko Ki/Vi
    launch [vt] = kuanzisha
    laundry¹ [n: dirty clothes] = nguo za kufua N/N l
    aundry² [n: washed clothes] = nguo zilizofuliwa N/N
    laundry³ [n: room] = chumba cha kufulia Ki/Vi
    lavatory [n] = choo Ki/Vi
    lavish [adj] = -a raha
    law [n] = sheria N/N
    lawn [n] = uwanja wa majani U
    lawnmower [n] = mashine ya kufyekea N/N
    lawyer [n] = wakili M/Wa [pl: mawakili]
    lay [vt] = kulaza
    laxative [n] = dawa ya kuleta choo N/N
    lay [vt] = kulaza
    layer [n] = tabaka N/N
    laziness [n] = uvivu U
    lazy [adj] = -vivu
    lead¹ [vt/vi] = kuongoza
    lead² [n: metal] = risasi N/N
    leader [n] = kiongozi M/Wa [pl: viongozi]
    leaf [n: bot] = jani -/Ma
    league [n] = ligi N/N
    leak [vi] = kuvuja
    lean [vi] = kuegemea <->
    leap [vi] = kuruka
    leap year [n] = mwaka mrefu M/Mi
    learn [vt] = kujifunza
    learner [n] = mwanafunzi M/Wa
    lease [vt] = kulizi
    least [adj] = kidogo kabisa
    leather [n] = ngozi N/N
    leave¹ [vt] = kuacha
    leave² [vi] = kuondoka
    leave³ [n: vacation] = livu N/N, likizo N/N
    lecture [n] = mhadhara M/Mi
    lecturer [n] = mhadhiri M/Wa
    left¹ [adj] = -a kushoto
    left² [adv] = kushoto
    left-hand drive [adj] = -a usukani kushoto
    leg [n: anat] = mguu M/Mi
    legal¹ [adj: to do with the law] = -a kisheria
    legal² [adj: not criminal] = -a halali
    leisure [n] = starehe N/N
    legalize [vt] = kuhalalisha
    legend [n: story] = hekaya N/N
    legitimate [adj] = halali
    lemon [n] = limau -/Ma
    lemonade [n] = soda N/N
    lend¹ [vt: general] = kuazima
    lend² [vt: money] = kukopesha
    length [n] = urefu U
    lengthen [vt] = kurefusha
    lengthy [adj] = -refu
    lens [n] = lenzi N/N
    lentils [n] = dengu N/N
    less [adj] = kidogo zaidi
    lessen [vt] = kupunguza
    lesson [n] = somo -/Ma
    let¹ [vt: to allow] = kuacha
    let² [vt: to rent] = kupangisha
    let him/her go = mwache aende
    let us go = twende(ni)
    letter¹ [n: missive] = barua N/N
    letter² [n: of alphabet] = herufi N/N
    letter-box [n] = sanduku la barua
    lettuce [n] = kabichi N/N
    level [n] = kiwango
    lever [n] = wenzo U [pl: nyenzo]
    liability [n] = kuwajibika Ku
    liable [adj: to be ...] = [kuwajibika]
    liar [n] = mwongo M/Wa [pl: waongo]
    liberate [vt] = kukomboa
    liberation [n] = ukombozi U
    liberty [n] = uhuru U
    librarian [n] = mkutubi M/Wa
    library [n] = maktaba N/N
    licence¹ [n] = leseni N/N
    licence² [vt] = kupa kibali
    license [vt] = kupa leseni
    lick [vt] = kulamba
    lid [n] = mfuniko M/Mi
    lie¹ [vi: to tell an untruth] = kuongopa
    lie² [vi: in a position] = kulala
    life [n] = maisha -/Ma
    life insurance [n] = bima ya maisha N/N
    lift¹ [vt] = kuinua
    lift² [n: elevator, travel] = lifti N/N
    light¹ [vt] = kuwasha
    light² [n] = taa N/N
    light³ [adj: lightweight] = -epesi
    lighter [n] = kibiriti Ki/Vi
    lightning [n] = radi N/N
    like¹ [vt] = kupenda
     
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    like² [prep, adj] = kama
    likely [adv] = inavyoelekea
    lime [n: bot] = ndimu N/N
    limit¹ [n] = kikomo Ki/Vi
    limit² [vt] = kuzuia
    limp [vi] = kuchechemea
    line [n] = mstari M/Mi
    linen [n] = nguo N/N
    link¹ [vt] = kuunganisha
    link² [n: gen] = muungo M/Mi
    link³ [n: on Internet] = kiungo Ki/Vi
    lion [n] = simba M/Wa [pl: simba]
    lip [n] = mdomo M/Mi
    lipstick [n] = rangi ya midomo N/N
    liquid [n] = kimiminiko Ki/Vi
    liquor [n: alcohol] = pombe N/N
    list¹ [n] = orodha N/N
    list² [vt] = kuorodhesha
    listen (to) [vi] = kusikiliza
    listener [n] = msikilizaji M/Wa
    literature [n] = fasihi N/N
    litre [n] = lita N/N
    litter [n: garbage] = takataka N/N
    little [adj, adv] = -dogo
    little by little [adv] = taratibu
    live¹ [vi] = kuishi
    live² [adj: broadcast] = laivu, -a moja kwa moja
    live³ [adj: electrically] = -enye umeme
    livelihood [n] = riziki N/N
    lively [adj] = -changamfu
    liver [n] = ini -/Ma
    living room [n] = sebule N/N
    lizard [n] = mjusi M/Wa [pl: mijusi]
    load¹ [n] = mzigo M/Mi
    load² [vt] = kupakia
    loaf of bread [n] = boflo N/N
    loan [n] = mkopo M/Mi
    lobster [n] = kambamti M/MWa
    local [adj] = -a kienyeji
    local call [n] = simu ya karibu N/N
    location [n] = mahali Pa
    lock¹ [vt] = kufunga
    lock² [n] = kifungio Ki/Vi
    locker [n] = kikabati Ki/Vi
    lodger [n] = mpangaji M/Wa
    lodging [n] = malazi -/Ma
    logic [n] = mantiki N/N
    logical [adj] = -a kimantiki
    loin [n] = kiuno Ki/Vi
    loiter [vi] = kuzurura
    lonely [adj] = -pweke
    lonesome [adj] = -pweke
    long [adj] = -refu
    long for = kutamani
    long-distance call [n] = simu ya mbali N/N
    long-sleeved shirt [n] = shati la mikono mirefu
    loo [n] = msalani Pa
    look¹ (at) [vt] = kuangalia
    look² [vi] = kuonekana
    look after = kuangalia
    look for = kutafuta
    loose [adj] = -legevu
    loot [vt] = kupora
    Lord [n] = Bwana M/Wa
    lorry [n] = lori -/Ma
    lose [vt] = kupoteza
    loss [n] = hasara N/N
    lot [a lot] = [-ingi]
    lottery [n] = bahati nasibu N/N
    loud [adj] = -a makelele
    loudly [adv] = kwa sauti
    loudspeaker [n] = spika N/N
    louse [n] = chawa M/Wa [pl: chawa]
    love¹ [vt] = kupenda
    love² [n: platonic] = upendo U
    love³ [n: affair] = mapenzi -/Ma
    love affair [n] = mapenzi -/Ma
    lovely [adj] = -zuri
    lover [n] = mpenzi M/Wa
    low [adj] = -a chini
    lower [vt] = kushusha
    loyal [adj] = -aminifu
    luck [n] = bahati N/N
    luckily [adv] = kwa bahati
    lucky [adj] = -enye bahati
    luggage [n] = mizigo M/Mi
    lukewarm [adj] = vuguvugu
    lump [n] = bonge -/Ma
    lunatic [n] = mwendawazimu M/Wa
    lunch [n] = chakula cha mchana Ki/Vi
    lung [n] = pafu -/Ma
    luxurious [adj] = -a raha
    luxury [n] = raha N/N
    machination [n] = njama N/N, fitna N/N
    machine [n] = mashine N/N
    machinery [n] = mashine N/N
    mad [adj] = -enye kichaa
    madness [n] = kichaa Ki/Vi
    magazine [n: press, journal] = gazeti -/Ma
    magic [n] = mazingaombwe -/Ma, uchawi U
    magistrate [n] = hakimu M/Wa [pl: mahakimu]
    magnificent [adj] = -zuri kabisa
    magnify [vt] = kukuza
    magnitude [n] = ukubwa U
    mail [n] = barua N/N
    mailbox [n] = sanduku la barua -/Ma
    main [adj] = -kuu
    mainland [n] = bara -/Ma
    mainly [adv] = hasa
    mains [n] = umeme U
    maintain [vt: to keep up] = kuendeleza
    maintenance [n] = matunzo -/Ma
    maize [n] = mahindi -/Ma
    major¹ [adj: extensive, large] = -kuu
    major² [n: mil] = meja M/Wa [pl: mameja]
    majority [n] = wengi M/Wa
    make¹ [vt: to produce etc] = kutengeneza
    make² [vt: to cause] = kufanya
    make a call = kupiga simu
    make an effort = kujitahidi
    make arrangements = kufanya mipango
    make love = kufanya mapenzi
    make sure = kuhakikisha
    make up one's mind = kukata kauli
    make-up [n] = vipodozi Ki/Vi
    malaria [n] = malaria N/N
    male [adj] = -a kiume
    malicious [adj] = -ovu
    mammal [n] = mamalia M/Wa
    man¹ [n: individual] = mwanaume M/Wa [pl: wanaume]
    man² [n: mankind] = binadamu M/Wa
    manage¹ [vi: to achieve] = kuweza
    manage² [vt: a company etc] = kutawala
    management [n] = menejimenti N/N
    manager [n] = meneja M/Wa [pl: mameneja]
    mango [n] = embe -/Ma
    maniac [n] = kichaa M/Wa [pl: vichaa]
    manipulate [vt] = kufanyiza
    mankind [n] = binadamu M/Wa
    manly [adj] = -a kiume
    manner [n] = jinsi N/N
    manners [n] = mwenendo M/Mi
    manpower [n] = watumishi M/Wa
    manual¹ [adj] = -a mikono
    manual² [n: handbook] = kiongoza Ki/Vi
    manufacture [vt] = kutengeneza
    manufacturer [n] = mtengenezaji M/Wa
    many [adj] = -ingi, -engi
    many people = watu wengi
    many things = vitu vingi
    map [n] = ramani N/N
    marble [n] = marmaru N/N
    March [n: month] = Machi N/N
    march [vi] = kutembea
    margarine [n] = majarini N/N
    margin [n] = ukingo U
    mark¹ [n] = alama N/N
    mark² [vt] = kuwekea alama
    market [n] = soko -/Ma
    marmalade [n] = mamaledi N/N
    marriage [n] = ndoa N/N
    married¹ [adj: a married woman] = [mwanamke aliyeolewa]
    married² [adj: a married man] = [mwanaume aliyeoa]
    marry¹ [vt: as done by a man] = kuoa
    marry² [vt: as done by a woman] = kuolewa
    marsh [n] = kinamasi Ki/Vi
    marvellous [adj] = -zuri kabisa
    masculine [adj] = -a kiume
    mashed potatoes [n] = viazi vya kupondwa Ki/Vi
    mask [n] = kinyago Ki/Vi
    master [n] = mkuu M/Wa
    mass¹ [n: church service] = misa N/N
    mass² [n: phys] = masi N/N
    mass media [n] = vyombo vya habari Ki/Vi
    massacre [n] = mauaji makubwa -/Ma
    massage¹ [n] = ukandaji U
    massage² [vt] = kukanda
    massive [adj] = -kubwa sana
    mast [n: pole] = mlingoti N/N
    master¹ [n: person] = mkuu M/Wa
    master² [vt] = kuweza, kumudu
    mat [n] = mkeka M/Mi
    match¹ [n: football/soccer etc] = mechi N/N
    match² [vi] = kupatana
    match³ [vt] = kupatanisha
    matchbox [n] = kiberiti Ki/Vi
    mate¹ [n] = mwenzi M/Wa [pl: wenzi]
    mate² [vi] = kujamiiana
    material [n] = maunzi -/Ma
    maternal [adj] = -a upande wa mama
    maternity [n] = uzazi U
    maternity leave [n] = likizo ya uzazi N/N
    mathematical [adj] = -a hisabati
    mathematics [n] = hisabati N/N
    matter¹ [n: issue] = jambo -/Ma
    matter² [vi] = kuwa jambo
    matter³ [vi: it doesn't matter] = [si kitu]
    mattress [n] = godoro -/Ma
    mature [adj] = -pevu
    maximum¹ [n] = kiwango cha juu Ki/Vi
    maximum² [adj] = -a juu kabisa
    may [vi aux] = kuweza
    May [n: also: in May] = Mei N/N
    maybe [adv] = labda, pengine, huenda
    mayor [n] = meya M/Wa
    me [object pron] = mimi
    meagre [adj] = hafifu
    meal [n] = mlo M/Mi
    mean¹ [vi] = kumaanisha
    mean² [adj] = -kaidi
    meaning [n] = maana N/N
    means [n] = namna N/N, njia N/N
    meanwhile [adv] = hapo hapo
    measles [n] = surua N/N
    measure¹ [vt] = kupima
    measure² [n: undertaking] = hatua N/N
    measurement [n] = kipimo Ki/Vi
    meat [n] = nyama N/N
    mechanic [n] = fundi M/Wa
    medal [n] = medali N/N, nishani N/N
    media [n] = midia N/N
    medical [adj] = -a uganga
    medication [n] = dawa N/N
    medicine¹ [n: medication] = dawa N/N
    medicine² [n: studies] = udaktari U
    mediocre [adj] = si -zuri sana
    meditate [vi/vt] = kutafakari
    medium¹ [adj] = kiasi
    medium² [n] = midia N/N
    meet¹ [vi] = kukutana
    meet² [vt] = kukutana na
    meeting [n] = mkutano M/Mi
    melody [n] = mlio M/Mi
    melon [n] = tikiti -/Ma
    melt¹ [vt] = kuyeyusha
    melt² [vi] = kuyeyuka
    member [n] = mwanachama M/Wa [pl.: wanachama]
    Member of Parliament [n] = mbunge M/Wa
    membership [n] = uanachama U
    memorandum [n] = taarifa N/N
    memory [n] = kumbukumbu N/N
    menace [vt] = kubughudhi
    mend [vt] = kutengeneza
    mental [adj] = -a kiakili
    mentality [n] = mwelekeo wa akili M/Mi
    mentally [adv] = kiakili
    mentally ill [adj] = -a ugonjwa wa akili
    mention [vt] = kutaja
    menu [n] = menyu N/N
    mercenary [n] = mamluki M/Wa [pl: mamluki]
    merchandise [n] = bidhaa N/N
    mercury [n] = zebaki N/N
    mercy [n] = huruma N/N, wema U
    merciful [adj] = -enye huruma
    merry [adj] = -changamfu
    Merry Christmas! = Heri na Baraka za Krismasi!
    mess¹ [vi] = kufurunda kazi
    mess² [n: condition] = vurugu N/N
    mess³ [n: eatery] = mesi N/N
    message [n] = ujumbe U
    messenger [n] = taarishi M/Wa [pl: mataarishi]
    messy [n] = -chafuchafu
    metal¹ [n] = chuma Ki/Vi, metali N/N
    metal(lic)² [adj] = -a chuma
    meter [n] = mita N/N
    method [n] = mbinu N/N
    metre [n] = mita N/N
    microwave oven [n] = maikrowevu N/N
    midday [n: also: at midday] = mchana
    middle¹ [adj] = -a katikati
    middle² [adv] = katikati
    midnight [n: also: at midnight] = saa sita za usiku
    midwife [n] = mkunga M/Wa
    might [vi aux] = kuweza
    migrate [vi] = kuhama
    mild [adj] = -sokali
    mile [n] = maili N/N
    military¹ [adj] = -a kijeshi
    military² [n] = jeshi -/Ma
    milk¹ [n] = maziwa -/Ma
    milk² [vt] = kukamua (maziwa)
    mill [n: for grain] = kinu Ki/Vi
    million [n, adj] = milioni N/N
    minced meat [n] = kima N/N
    millipede [n] = jongoo -/Ma
    mind¹ [n] = akili N/N
    mind² [vt] = kujali
    mine¹ [n: gold ... etc] = mgodi M/Mi
    mine² [vi] = kuchimba
    mine³ [poss pron] = -a kwangu
    miner [n] = mchimba migodi M/Wa
    minimum¹ [n] = kiwango cha chini Ki/Vi
    minimum² [adj] = -a chini kabisa
    mining [n] = kuchimba migodi Ku
    minister¹ [n: pol] = waziri M/Wa [pl: mawaziri]
    minister² [n: relig] = mchungaji M/Wa
    ministry [n: pol] = wizara N/N
    minor¹ [adj] = -dogodogo
    minor² [n] = mtoto M/Wa
    minority [n] = wachache
    minus [prep] = (ku)toa
    minute¹ [n] = dakika N/N
    minute² [adj] = -dogo sana sana
    miracle [n] = mwujiza M/Mi [pl: miujiza]
    mirror [n] = kioo Ki/Vi
    misbehave [vi] = kuwa na mwenendo mbaya
    miscarriage [n] = kutokwa mimba Ku
    miserable [adj] = -baya
    misfortune [n] = mkosi M/Mi
    mishap [n] = mkasa M/Mi
    mislead [vi] = kupotosha
    miss¹ [vt] = kukosa
    Miss² [n] = Bi.
    mission¹ [n: relig] = misheni N/N
    mission² [n: journey] = safari N/N
    missionary [n] = mmishonari M/Wa
    mist [n] = ukungu U
    mistake¹ [n] = kosa -/Ma
    mistake² [vt] = kuchanganya, kukosea
    Mister [n] = Bwana
    mistrust [vt] = kutoamini
    misunderstand [vt] = kuelewa vibaya
    misunderstanding [n] = kutoelewana Ku
    misuse [vt] = kutumia vibaya
    mix¹ [vt] = kuchanganya
    mix² [vi] = kuchanganyika
    mixer [n] = kichanganyio Ki/Vi
    mixture [n] = mchanganyiko M/Mi
    moan [vi] = kulialia
    mob [n] = kundi -/Ma, genge -/Ma
    mobile¹ [adj] = -a kusafiri
    mobile² [n: phone] = simu ya mkononi N/N
    mobile phone [n] = simu ya mkononi N/N
    mock [vt] = kukebehi
    mockery [n] = kebehi N/N
    model [n] = modeli
    modem [n] = modemu N/N
    modern [adj] = -a kisasa
    modest [adj] = si sana
    modification [n] = mabadilisho -/Ma
    modify [vt] = kurekebisha
    moist [adj] = -nyevunyevu
    moisture [n] = unyevu U
    molecule [n] = molekyuli N/N
    moment [n: temporal] = kitambo Ki/Vi
    monastery [n] = makao ya watawa N/N
    Monday [n: also: on Monday] = Jumatatu
    money [n] = hela N/N
    monitor¹ [n: appliance] = monita N/N
    monitor² [vt] = kufuatilia
    monk [n] = mtawa M/Wa
    monkey [n] = nyani M/Wa [pl: nyani]
    monkey business [n] = upuuzi U
    monopoly [n] = ukiritimba U
    monotonous [adj] = -a kukinaisha
    monotony [n] = ukinaifu U
    monster [n: biol] = dude -/Ma
    month = mwezi M/Mi
    monthly¹ [adj] = -a kila mwezi
    monthly² [adv] = kila mwezi
    mood [n] = hisia N/N
    moon [n] = mwezi M/Mi
    mop [vt] = kupiga deki
    moped [n] = mopedi N/N
    moral¹ [n] = maadili -/Ma
    moral² [adj] = -a maadili
    morale [n] = ari N/N, shauku N/N
    morals [n] = maadili -/Ma
    more [adj, adv] = zaidi
    moreover [adv] = tena
    morning [n: also: in the morning] = asubuhi N/N
    mosque [n] = msikiti M/Mi
    mosquito [n] = mbu M/Wa [pl: mbu]
    mosquito net [n] = chandarua Ki/Vi [pl: vyandarua]
    most [adj] = -ingi kuliko -ote
    mostly [adv] = hasa
    mother [n] = mama M/Wa
    mother tongue [n] = lugha ya kwanza N/N
    mother-in-law [n] = mama mkwe M/Wa
    motion¹ [n: movement] = mwendo M/Mi
    motion² [n: issue] = hoja N/N
    motion picture [n] = sinema N/N, filamu N/N
    motivate [vt] = kupa motisha, kumotisha
    motivation [n] = motisha N/N, motisho N/N
    motive [n] = nia N/N
    motor [n] = mota N/N
    motorcycle [n] = pikipiki N/N
    motorway [n] = barabara kuu N/N
    Mount Kilimanjaro [n] = Mlima Kilimanjaro M/Mi
    mountain [n] = mlima M/Mi
    mourn [vt/vi] = kuomboleza
    mourning [n] = maombolezo -/Ma
    mouse¹ [n: zool] = panya M/Wa [pl: panya]
    mouse² [n: comput] = poku N/N
    moustache [n] = sharubu N/N
    mouth [n] = mdomo M/Mi
    move¹ [vt] = kusogeza, kuhamisha
    move² [vi] = kusogea
    move house = kuhama
    movement [n: physical] = msogeo M/Mi
    movie [n] = sinema N/N, filamu N/N
    mow [vt] = kufyeka
    MP [n] = mbunge M/Wa
    Mrs [n] = Bibi
    Ms [n] = Bibi
    much [adj] = -ingi, -engi
    mud [n] = matope -/Ma
    muddy [adj] = tope tope
    mug¹ [n: container] = magi N/N
    mug² [vt: to attack] = kushambulia
    multiplied by = kuzidisha na
    multiply¹ [vt] = kuzidisha
    multiply² [vi] = kuongezeka, kuzidi
    municipal [adj] = -a manispaa
    municipal council [n] = halmashauri ya jiji N/N
    municipality [n] = manispaa N/
    Nmurder¹ [n] = mauaji -/Ma
    murder² [vt] = kuua
    murderer [n] = mwuaji M/Wa [pl: wauaji]
    muscle [n] = musuli M/Mi
    museum [n] = makumbusho -/Ma

     
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    mushroom [n] = uyoga U
    music [n] = muziki M/Mi
    musician [n] = mwanamuziki M/Wa [pl: wanamuziki]
    Muslim [n] = Mwisilamu M/Wa [pl: Waislamu]
    must¹ [n] = jambo la lazima -/Ma
    must² [aux] = lazima
    must³ [aux: I must work.] = [Lazima nifanye kazi.]
    mustard [n] = haradali N/Na
    mutton [n] = nyama ya kondoo N/N
    mutual [adj] = -a pande zote
    mutually [adv] = pande zote
    my [poss pron] = -angu
    myself [pron] = mimi mwenyewe
    mysterious [adj] = -a jabu
    mysteriously [adv] = kiajabu
    mystery [n] = fumbo -/Ma
    nag [vi] = kudekadeka
    nail¹ [n: anat] = kucha -/Ma
    nail² [n: tech] = msumari M/Mi
    nail³ [vt] = kupiga msumari
    nail-biting [n] = kutafuna makucha Ku
    nail file [n] = kitupa cha makucha Ki/Vi
    nail polish [n] = rangi ya makucha
    naive [adj] = -*****
    naked(ly) [adj, adv: of a body] = uchi
    name [n] = jina -/Ma
    namely [adv] = yaani
    nanny [n] = yaya M/Wa [pl: mayaya]
    nape [n] = kisogo Ki/Vi
    napkin [n] = napkini N/N
    nappy [n] = nepi N/N
    narrow [adj] = -embamba
    narrowly [adv] = chupu chupu
    nasty [adj] = -baya sana
    nation [n] = taifa -/Ma
    national¹ [adj] = -a taifa
    national² [n] = raia M/Wa [maraia]
    national anthem [n] = wimbo wa taifa U
    national park [n] = hifadhi ya taifa N/N
    nationality [n] = uraia U
    nationalize = kutaifisha
    native [adj] = -enyeji
    native language [n] = lugha ya kwanza N/N
    native speaker [n] = mwenye lugha M/Wa
    natural [adj] = -a asili
    nature [n] = aisli N/N
    naughty [adj] = -kaidi
    navel [n] = kitovu Ki/Vi
    navy [n] = jeshi la wanamaji -/Ma
    near¹ [prep] = karibu na
    near² [adv, adj] = karibu
    nearby¹ [adv] = karibu
    nearby² [adj] = -a jirani
    nearly [adv] = karibu
    neat [adj] = safi
    necessary [adj] = -a lazima
    necessity [n] = ulazima U
    neck [n] = shingo N/N
    necklace [n] = mkufu M/Mi
    necktie [n] = tai N/N
    need [vt] = kuhitaji
    needs [n] = mahitaji -/Ma
    needle [n] = sindano N/N
    negative¹ [adj: phys] = hasi
    negative² [n: photo] = negativu N/N
    neglect [vt] = kuacha
    negligible [adj] = -dogo kabisa
    negotiate [vt/vi] = kujadiliana
    negotiations [n] = majadiliano -/Ma
    neighbour [n] = jirani M/Wa [pl: majirani]
    neighbourhood¹ [n: area] = eneo (jirani) -/Ma
    neighbourhood² [n: relationship] = ujirani U
    neighbouring [adj] = jirani
    neither ... nor = wala ... wala
    neon [n] = neoni N/N
    nephew [n] = mpwa M/Wa
    nerve [n] = neva N/N
    nervous [adj] = -enye wasiwasi
    nest [n] = kiota Ki/Vi
    net [n] = wavu U
    Netherlands [n] = Uholanzi N/N
    nett [adj] = kuondoa kodi
    network [n] = mtandao M/Mi
    neutral [adj] = -a katikati
    never [adv] = kamwe
    Never mind! = Si kitu!
    nevertheless [adv] = hata hivyo
    new [adj] = -pya
    newcomer [n] = mgeni M/Wa
    news [n] = habari N/N
    news bulletin [n] = taarifa ya habari N/N
    newsagent [n] = mwuza magazeti M/Wa
    newsagent's [n] = duka la magazeti -/Ma
    newspaper [n] = gazeti -/Ma
    New Year [n] = Mwaka Mpya M/Mi
    New Year's Eve [n] = mkesha wa mwaka mpya
    next [adj] = -enye kufuata
    next month = mwezi ujao
    next time [adv] = safari ijayo
    next to = pembeni ya
    next week = wiki ijayo
    next year = mwaka ujao
    nice [adj] = -zuri
    nicely [adv] = vizuri
    nickname [n] = jina la utani -/Ma
    niece [n] = mpwa M/Wa
    night [n: also: at night] = usiku U
    nightclub [n] = klabu ya usiku N/N
    nightmare [n] = jinamizi -/Ma
    nil [n] = sifuri
    nine [adj, n] = tisa
    ninety [adj, n] = tisini
    nipple [n] = chuchu N/N
    no¹ [adv] = hapana
    no² [adj: there is/are ...] = [hakuna ...]
    no one = hakuna mtu
    nobody [pron] = hakuna mtu
    noise [n] = kelele N/N
    noisy [adj] = -a makelele
    none¹ [pron: people] = hakuna mtu
    none² [pron: objects] = hakuna kitu
    nonetheless [adv] = hata hivyo
    nonsense [n] = upuuzi U
    non-smoker [n] = asiye mvutaji [pl: wasio wavutaji]
    noon [n: also at noon] = (saa sita) mchana
    noose [n] = kitanzi Ki/Vi
    norm [n] = kawaida
    normal [adj] = -a kawaida
    normally [adv] = kwa kawaida
    north [n, adj, adv] = kaskazini
    North America [n] = Amerika ya Kaskazini N/N
    northern [adj] = -a kaskazini
    Norway [n] = Norwei N/N
    nose [n] = pua N/N
    nostril [n] = shimo la pua -/Ma
    not [adv] = si
    note¹ [vt] = kuona
    note² [n: currency] = noti N/N
    note³ [n: message] = ujumbe U
    notebook [n] = notibuku N/N
    nothing [adv: there is ...] = [hakuna kitu]
    notice¹ [vt] = kuona
    notice² [n] = notisi N/N
    notion [n] = wazo -/Ma
    notorious [adj] = -enye sifa mbaya
    nought [n] = sifuri N/N
    noun [n] = nomino N/N, jina -/Ma
    nourish [vt] = kulisha
    nourishment [n] = lishe N/N
    novel [n: book] = riwaya N/N
    November [n: also: in November] = Novemba N/N
    now [adv, n] = sasa
    nowadays [adv] = siku hizi
    nowhere¹ [pron] = hakuna mahali
    nowhere² [adv] = ko kote
    nude [adj] = uchi
    nudity [n] = uchi U
    nuisance [n] = bugudha N/N
    number [n] = namba N/N
    numbness [n] = ganzi N/N
    numerous [adj] = -ingi sana
    nun [n] = mtawa wa kike M/Wa
    nurse¹ [n] = nesi M/Wa [pl: manesi]
    nurse² [vt: gen] = kutunza
    nurse³ [vt: to breast-feed] = kunyonyesha
    nursery school [n] = shule ya watoto wadogo N/N
    nut¹ [n: food item] = karanga
    nut² [n: tech] = nati N/N
    nutrition [n] = lishe N/N
    nutritious [adj] = -a lishe nzuri
    oak [n] = mwaloni M/Mi
    oar [n] = kasia -/Ma
    oasis [n] = oasisi N/N
    oath [n] = kiapo Ki/Vi
    oats [n] = oti N/N
    obedience [n] = utiifu U
    obedient [adj] = -tiifu
    obey = kutii
    object¹ [n] = kitu Ki/Vi
    object² [vi] = kupinga
    objective¹ [n] = lengo -/Ma
    objective² [adj] = -a kutojali hisia
    obligation [n] = wajibu U
    oblige [vt] = kuwajibisha
    obscure¹ [vt] = kuziba
    obscure² [adj] = fiche
    observe [vt] = kutazama
    obstacle [n] = kikwazo Ki/Vi
    obstruct [vt] = kuzuia
    obstruction [n] = kizuizi Ki/Vi
    obvious(ly) [adj(adv)] = wazi
    occasion [n] = wasaa U, nafasi N/N
    occasional [adj] = -a hapa na pale
    occasionally [adv] = hapa na pale
    occupation [n: job] = kazi N/N
    occupy [vt: seat etc] = kukalia
    occur [vi] = kutukia
    ocean [n] = bahari N/N
    o'clock [e.g. 2 o'clock] = saa [saa nane]
    October [n: also in October] = Oktoba N/N
    odd¹ [adj: strange] = -a ajabu
    odd² [adj: number] = witiri
    odour [n] = harufu N/N
    of [prep] = -a
    of course = ndiyo
    off [adj: the light is ...] = [taa imezimwa]
    offence [n] = kosa -/Ma
    offend [vt] = kutusi
    offensive¹ [adj] = -a kutukana
    offensive² [n] = shambulio -/Ma
    offer¹ [vt] = kutoa
    offer² [n] = ofa N/N
    office [n] = ofisi N/N
    officer [n] = afisa M/Wa [pl: maafisa]
    official(ly) [adj(adv)] = rasmi
    offline = oflaini
    often [adv] = mara nyingi
    oil¹ [n] = mafuta -/Ma
    oil² [vt] = kupaka mafuta
    O.K. [interj] = sawa
    okra [n] = bamia N/N
    old [adj] = -zee
    Olympic Games [n] = Michezo ya Olimpiki M/Mi
    omelette [n] = omleti N/N, kimanda Ki/Vi
    omit [vt] = kuacha
    on¹ [adj: the light is on] = [taa inawaka]
    on² [prep] = kwenye
    on duty = kazini
    on holiday/leave = livuni
    on Monday = Jumatatu
    on the left = kushoto
    on the right = kulia
    on the table = mezani
    on time = wakati upasao
    on TV = kwenye televisheni
    once [adv: one time] = mara moja
    once more = tena
    once upon a time = hapo zamani za kale
    one [n, adj] = -moja
    one-way street [n] = barabara ya kuingia tu N/N
    onion [n] = kitunguu Ki/Vi
    online [adj, adv] = onlaini
    only [adv] = tu
    open¹ [adj] = wazi
    open² [vt] = kufungua
    open³ [vi] = kufunguka
    opener [n: for bottles etc] = opena N/N
    opera [n] = opera N/N
    operate¹ [vi: gen] = kutenda
    operate² [vi: med] = kufanya operesheni
    operate on = kufanyia operesheni
    operating theatre/room [n: med] = thieta N/N
    operating system [n: comput] = mfumo endeshi M/Mi
    operation [n] [surgery] = operesheni N/N
    operator [n] = opareta M/Wa
    ophthalmologist [n] = daktari wa macho M/Wa
    opinion [n] = maoni -/Ma
    opponent [n] = mpinzani M/Wa
    opportunity [n] = fursa N/N
    oppose [vt] = kupinga
    opposite¹ [n] = kinyume Ki/Vi
    opposite² [prep] = mkabala na
    opposite³ [adv] = mkabala
    opposition [n] = upinzani U
    oppress [vt] = kunyanyasa
    oppression [n] = unyanyasaji U
    optician [n] = mtaalam wa miwani M/Wa
    opt [vi] = kuchagua
    optimism [n] = mategemeo mema -/Ma
    optimistic [adj] = -a mategemeo mema
    option [n] = chaguo -/Ma
    optional [adj] = -a kuchagua
    or [conj] = au or else = la sivyo
    oral [adj] = -a kinywa
    orally [adv] = kwa kinywa
    orange¹ [n: fruit] = chungwa -/Ma
    orange² [adj] = -a rangi ya machungwa
    orange juice [n] = maji ya machungwa -/Ma
    orchestra [n] = okestra N/N
    order¹ [vt: food etc] = kuagiza
    order² [vt: to give instructions] = kuamuru
    order³ [n: instruction] = amri N/N
    ordinary [adj] = -a kawaida
    organ [n: anat] = ogani N/N, kiungo Ki/Vi
    organisation [n] = shirika -/Ma
    organize [vt] = kupanga
    origin[n] = chanzo Ki/Vi
    original¹ [adj] = -a mwanzo
    original² [n: document] = orijinali N/N
    orginally [adv] = mwanzo
    orphan [n] = mtoto yatima M/Wa
    ostrich [n: zool] = mbuni M/Wa [pl: mbuni]
    other [adj] = -ingine, -engine
    other people = watu wengineo
    other things = vitu vingine
    otherwise [adv] = la sivyo
    ought to = ingefaa
    ounce [n] = wakia N/N
    our [poss pron] = -etu
    ours [pron] = -etu
    ourselves [pron] = sisi wenyewe
    out [adv] = nje
    out of [due to]= kwa ajili ya
    out of order = -bovu
    outcome [n] = matokeo -/Ma
    outdo [vt] = kuzidi, kupita
    outdoor [adj] = -a nje
    outdoors [adv] = nje
    outer [adj] = -a nje
    outfit [n: utensils] = vifaa Ki/Vi
    outing [n] = matembezi -/Ma
    outlaw [vt] = kupiga marufuku
    outnumber [vt] = kuzidi idadi
    out-of-hours [adv] = baada ya saa za kazi
    output [n] = matokeo -/Ma
    outside¹ [adv] = nje
    outside² [prep] = nje ya
    outside³ [adj] = -a nje
    outskirts [n] = vitongoji Ki/Vi
    outwit [vt] = kuzidi akili
    oven [n] = oveni N/N
    over¹ [prep] = juu ya
    over² [adj] = -mekwisha
    overall [adv] = kwa ujumla
    overalls [n] = ovaroli N/N
    overcharge [vt] = kuchaji mno
    overcome [vt] = kuzidi
    overdraw [vt] = kutoa pesa nyingi mno
    overlook [vt] = kukosa
    oversleep [vi] = kulala mno
    overtake [vt] = kupita
    overthrow [vt] = kupindua
    overtime [n] = ovataimu N/N
    overturn¹ [vi] = kupinduka
    overturn¹ [vt] = kupindua
    overweight [adj] = -zito mno
    overwork [vi] = kufanya kazi mno
    owe [vt] = kudaiwaowing to = kwa ajili ya
    owl [n] = bundi M/Wa [pl: bundi]
    own¹ [vt] = kuwa na
    own² [adj] = -enyewe
    owner [n] = mwenye mali [pl: wenye mali]
    ox [n] = ng'ombe M/Wa [pl. ng'ombe]
    oxygen [n] = oksijeni N/N
    oyster [n] = chaza M/Wa [pl: chaza]

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