Translation: from english to swahili

from swahili to english

adibu

  • 1 behave

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    [English Word] behave towards
    [Swahili Word] -tendea
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] applicative
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    [English Word] behave unconsciously
    [Swahili Word] -jiona
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Derived Word] -ona v
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    [English Word] Behave yourself!
    [Swahili Word] taadabu!
    [Part of Speech] interjection
    [Derived Word] adabu
    [Swahili Example] taadabu nafsi yako!
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    [English Word] Behave yourself!
    [Swahili Word] adibu nafsi yako
    [Part of Speech] phrase
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    English-Swahili dictionary > behave

  • 2 bring up

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    [English Word] bring up
    [Swahili Word] -adibu
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] bring up
    [Swahili Word] -taadabu
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Derived Word] adabu
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    [English Word] bring up (a child)
    [Swahili Word] -lea
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Swahili Example] alikuwa akilelewa na mjomba wake [Kez]
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    English-Swahili dictionary > bring up

  • 3 brought

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    [English Word] be brought
    [Swahili Word] -letwa
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Derived Word] leta V
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    [English Word] be brought to
    [Swahili Word] -letewa
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Derived Word] leta V
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    [English Word] cause to be brought up
    [Swahili Word] -adibisha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
    [Derived Word] -adibu
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    English-Swahili dictionary > brought

  • 4 courteous

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    [English Word] courteous
    [Swahili Word] adibu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] courteous
    [Swahili Word] taadabu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
    [Derived Word] adabu
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    [English Word] courteous
    [Swahili Word] murua
    [Swahili Plural] warua
    [Part of Speech] noun
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    English-Swahili dictionary > courteous

  • 5 educate

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    [English Word] be educated
    [Swahili Word] -elimishwa
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] caus-pass
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -elimisha
    [Related Words] elimu
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    [English Word] be educated
    [Swahili Word] -elimika
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] intransitive
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] elimu
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    [English Word] be educated
    [Swahili Word] -fundishwa
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
    [English Example] Long ago I did not understand politics, but I was <b>educated</b>, and now I understand it completely.
    [Swahili Example] Zamani sikufahamu siasa, lakini nili<b>fundishwa</b>, na sasa ninaifahamu kabisa.
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    [English Word] cause to be educated
    [Swahili Word] -adibisha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
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    [English Word] educate
    [Swahili Word] -adibu
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] educate
    [Swahili Word] -elimisha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] elimu
    [Swahili Definition] kufundisha [Masomo 262]
    [English Example] The objective of secondary education is to educate young people.
    [Swahili Example] Madhumuni ya elimu ya sekondari ni kuwaelimisha vijana [Masomo 262]
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    [English Word] educate
    [Swahili Word] -fundisha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -funda
    [English Example] what beats you is what educates you (proverb - i.e., spare the rod and spoil the child)
    [Swahili Example] ukupigao ndio ukufunzao (methali)
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    [English Word] educate
    [Swahili Word] -kuza
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Derived Word] kua V
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    [English Word] educate
    [Swahili Word] -lea
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] educate
    [Swahili Word] -somesha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -soma
    [English Example] at the university, the professors <b>educate</b> the students
    [Swahili Example] kule chuo kikuuni, maprofesa wanawa<b>somesha</b> wanafunzi
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    [English Word] educate
    [Swahili Word] -taadabu
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Derived Word] adabu
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    [English Word] educated person
    [English Plural] educated people
    [Swahili Word] mwalimu
    [Swahili Plural] walimu
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Language] Arabic
    [Related Words] elimu
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    English-Swahili dictionary > educate

  • 6 gracious

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    [English Word] gracious
    [Swahili Word] adibu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] gracious
    [Swahili Word] murua
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] gracious
    [Swahili Word] muruwa
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] gracious
    [Swahili Word] taadabu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
    [Derived Word] adabu
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    English-Swahili dictionary > gracious

  • 7 polite

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    [English Word] be polite
    [Swahili Word] -heshimu
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Derived Word] heshima, mahashumu, mheshimiwa, muhash amu
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    [English Word] be polite
    [Swahili Word] -nyenyekea
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Derived Word] nyenya V
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    [English Word] polite
    [Swahili Word] adibu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] polite
    [Swahili Word] murua
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] polite
    [Swahili Word] muruwa
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] polite
    [Swahili Word] nyenyekevu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] polite
    [Swahili Word] taadabu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
    [Derived Word] adabu
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    [English Word] polite person
    [English Plural] polite people
    [Swahili Word] maridhia
    [Swahili Plural] maridhia
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 9/10an
    [Derived Language] Arabic
    [Related Words] radhi, ridhi
    [English Example] my wife is polite
    [Swahili Example] mke wangu maridhia
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    [English Word] polite person
    [English Plural] polite people
    [Swahili Word] mngwana
    [Swahili Plural] wangwana
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] uungwana
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    [English Word] polite person
    [English Plural] polite people
    [Swahili Word] mungwana
    [Swahili Plural] waungwana
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] uungwana
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    [English Word] polite person
    [English Plural] polite people
    [Swahili Word] mwungwana
    [Swahili Plural] waungwana
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] uungwana
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    English-Swahili dictionary > polite

  • 8 teach

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    [English Word] teach
    [Swahili Word] -elimisha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] elimu
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    [English Word] teach
    [Swahili Word] -fundisha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -funda
    [English Example] the teacher <b>taught</b> the students Arabic, but did not <b>teach</b> them Swahili
    [Swahili Example] mwalimu aliwa<b>fundisha</b> wanafunzi kiarabu, lakini hakuwa<b>fundisha</b> kiswahili
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    [English Word] teach
    [Swahili Word] -ongoza
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [English Example] give a good turn to a conversation.
    [Swahili Example] ongoza maneno
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    [English Word] teach
    [Swahili Word] -somesha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -soma
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    [English Word] teach
    [Swahili Word] -taili
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] teach
    [Swahili Word] -talii
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] teach (especially in connection with the initiation of boys and girls when they reach sexual maturity)
    [Swahili Word] -kunga
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Related Words] kungwi, mkunga, ukunga, ukungwi
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    [English Word] teach each other
    [Swahili Word] -funzana
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] assoc-caus
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -funza, -funda
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    [English Word] teach good conduct
    [Swahili Word] -adilisha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
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    [English Word] teach good manners
    [Swahili Word] -adibu
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [English Example] mind your manners!
    [Swahili Example] adibu nafsi yako!
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    [English Word] teach good manners
    [Swahili Word] -taadabu
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Derived Word] adabu
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    [English Word] teach oneself
    [Swahili Word] -jifunza
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] reflexive
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -funda, -funza
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    [English Word] teach right conduct
    [Swahili Word] -adilisha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
    [Derived Word] adili N
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    [English Word] teach something to someone
    [Swahili Word] -elimishia
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] appl-caus
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -elimisha
    [Related Words] elimu
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    [English Word] teach to read
    [Swahili Word] -somesha
    [Part of Speech] verb
    [Class] causative
    [Derived Language] Swahili
    [Derived Word] -soma
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    [English Word] teach to swim
    [Swahili Word] -ogeleka
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    [English Word] teach to swim
    [Swahili Word] -ogeleza
    [Part of Speech] verb
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    English-Swahili dictionary > teach

  • 9 well-bred

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    [English Word] in a well-bred manner
    [Swahili Word] kiungwana
    [Part of Speech] adverb
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    [English Word] in a well-bred manner
    [Swahili Word] kiungwana
    [Part of Speech] adverb
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    [English Word] well-bred
    [Swahili Word] adibu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] well-bred
    [Swahili Word] raufu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
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    [English Word] well-bred
    [Swahili Word] taadabu
    [Part of Speech] adjective
    [Derived Word] adabu
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    [English Word] well-bred person
    [English Plural] well-bred people
    [Swahili Word] mngwana
    [Swahili Plural] wangwana
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] uungwana
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    [English Word] well-bred person
    [English Plural] well-bred people
    [Swahili Word] mrua
    [Swahili Plural] warua
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
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    [English Word] well-bred person
    [English Plural] well-bred people
    [Swahili Word] mungwana
    [Swahili Plural] waungwana
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] uungwana
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    [English Word] well-bred person
    [English Plural] well-bred people
    [Swahili Word] murua
    [Swahili Plural] warua
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
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    [English Word] well-bred person
    [English Plural] well-bred people
    [Swahili Word] mwungwana
    [Swahili Plural] waungwana
    [Part of Speech] noun
    [Class] 1/2
    [Derived Word] uungwana
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    English-Swahili dictionary > well-bred

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