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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 
Useful Swahili Phrases & Words...
Below are some useful words and phrases to help you talk to the locals, if you would like to print these Useful Words please click here...
Ocean Paradise Zanzibar - Resort & Spa
Greetings/ Common Dialogue
Phrase/Sentence
Response
Hello/Hi
=
Habari
How are you?
=
Hujambo?
Goodbye
=
Kwaheri
Nzuri!
=
Hello/Hi
Sijambo
=
Im Fine
Karibu
=
Goodbye
Useful Words
Numbers
English
Swahaili
Yes!
Ndio
No!
Hapana!s
Excuse me!
Samahani!
Help me, please!
Nisaidie,tafadhali!
Sorry! apologize
Samahani!
Sorry! sympathize
Pole!
Please
Tafadhali
Welcome!
Karibu!
Good
Nzuri
Bad
Mbaya
Cold
Baridi
Hot
Moto
English
Swahaili
One
Moja
Two
Mbili
Three
Tatu
Four
Nne
Five
Tano
Six
Sita 
Seven
Saba
Eight
Nane
Nine
Tisa
Ten
Kumi
Half
Nusu
Quater
Robo
Food & Drink
Questions
English
Swahaili
Drink (noun)
Kinywaji
Drink (verb)
Kunywa
Eat
Kula
Food
Chakula
Sweet
Tamu
Bitter
Chungu
English
Swahaili
How?
Vipi?
What?
Nini?
When?
Wakati gani?
Where?
Wapi?
Which?
Ipi?
Feelings
Other Words
English
Swahaili
I am happy.
Nimefurahi.
I am happy.
Nimefurahi.
I love you!
Ninakupenda!
Food
Chakula
Sweet
Tamu
Bitter
Chungu
English
Swahaili
Friend
Rafiki
Very
Sana
Here
Hapa
There
Pale
Car
Gari
Danger
Hatari
Days of the Week
Personal Pronouns
English
Swahaili
Saturday
Jumamosi
Sunday
Jumapili
Monday
Jumatatu
Tuesday
Jumanne
Wednesday
Jumatano
Thursday
Alhamisi
Friday
Ijumaa
English
Swahaili
I
Mimi
We
Sisi
You (singular)
Wewe
You (plural)
nyinyi
He
Yeye
She
Yeye
They
Wao
Time
 
English
Swahaili
Time
Saa
Hour
Saa
Morning
Asubuhi
Evening
Jioni/Usiku
Afternoon
Mchana
Night
Usiku
What time is it?
Saa ngapi?
Now
Sasa
Today
Leo
Yesterday
Jana
Tomorrow
Kesho
Day
Siku
Week
Wiki
Month
Mwezi
Year
Mwaka

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Useful Phrases & Words please
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Habari!
Karibu!
Hujambo?
 


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