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hello

jambo

1

how are you? / what news?

habari gani?

2

what's up?

mambo

3

cool

poa

4

me, I

mimi

5

ya'll

nynyi

6

us, we

sisi

7

them, they

wao

8

you

wewe

9

him/ her, he/she

yeye

10

to be called

kuitwa

11

to be happy, rejoice

kufurahi

12

to meet

kuonana

13

news

habari

14

good, nice, beautiful

- zuri

15

to know

kujua

16

to say 'hodi'

kupiga hodi

17

to say, speak

kusema

18

to come out of, come from, go out

kutoka

19

name

jina

20

to tell, inform

kuambia

21

to write

kuandika

22

to forget

kusahau

23

to help

kusaidia

24

to remember

kukumbuka

25

to talk with

kuongea na

26

to like or love

kupenda

27

to please

kupendeza

28

or

au

29

not yet

bado

30

friend

rafiki

31

very, a lot, very much

sana

32

okay or equal, same, similar, alike

sawa

33

and, with

na

34

ready

tayari

35

for or towards, by means of

kwa

36

because

kwa sababu or kwa maana

37

that (ex. he said that)

kwamba

38

but

lakini

39

to ask (a question), to question

kuuliza

40

to be

kuwa

41

to be able

kuweza

42

work

kazi

43

and then, afterwards

kisha

44

conversation (plural), discussion

mazumgumzo

45

game

mchezo

46

gift

zawadi

47

to greet or to get up early

kuamkia

48

to call

kuita

49

and so, well then

basi

50

greetings

salamu