chief

chief
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[English Word] chief
[Swahili Word] -kuu
[Part of Speech] adjective
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] akida
[Swahili Plural] maakida
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6an
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] chifu
[Swahili Plural] machifu
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] hakimu
[Swahili Plural] mahakimu
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6an
[Derived Word] hukumu
[Note] rare
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] jumbe
[Swahili Plural] majumbe
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6an
[Derived Word] kijumbe, mjumbe, ujumbe
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] mfalme
[Swahili Plural] wafalme
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 1/2
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] ras
[Swahili Plural] ras
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10an
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] rasi
[Swahili Plural] rasi
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10an
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] shaha
[Swahili Plural] mashaha
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6an
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] sheha
[Swahili Plural] masheha
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6an
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] shehe
[Swahili Plural] mashehe
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6an
[English Example] I saw the chief at the Mosque
[Swahili Example] Nilimwona shehe msikitini
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] sheikh
[Swahili Plural] masheikh
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6an
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] shekhe
[Swahili Plural] mashekhe
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6an
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[English Word] chief
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] sheki
[Swahili Plural] masheki
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6an
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[English Word] chief of the kungwi
[English Plural] chiefs
[Swahili Word] nyakanga
[Swahili Plural] nyakanga
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 9/10an
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[English Word] office of a chief
[Swahili Word] umwene
[Part of Speech] noun
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[English Word] office of a chief
[Swahili Word] umwinyi
[Part of Speech] noun
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[English Word] position of a chief
[Swahili Word] usheha
[Part of Speech] noun
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[English Word] status of a chief
[Swahili Word] umwene
[Part of Speech] noun
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[English Word] status of a chief
[Swahili Word] umwinyi
[Part of Speech] noun
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[English Word] title of a chief
[Swahili Word] fumo
[Swahili Plural] mafumo
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 5/6an
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[English Word] title of a chief in colonial Tanganyika
[Swahili Word] mtemi
[Swahili Plural] watemi
[Part of Speech] noun
[Dialect] archaic
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English-Swahili dictionary. 2013.

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