28-01-08

Learn chichewa

  • hello --- moni
  • how are you ? --- muli bwanji ?
  • I am fine --- ndiri bwino
  • Thank you --- zikomo
  • I am happy --- ndakondwa/ndili wokondwa/ndasangalala/ndili wosangalala
  • I am sick/ill --- ndikudwala
  • I have arrived --- ndafika
  • I have departed - ndanyamuka
  • I am tired - ndatopa
  • I love you --- ndimakukonda/ndimakukondani
  • I love you too --- ndimakukondanso/ndimakukondaninso
  • God --- Mulungu/Chauta/Namalenga
  • person --- munthu
  • father --- bambo
  • mother --- mayi
  • child --- mwana
  • boy --- mnyamata
  • girl --- mtsikana
  • garment --- chobvala (shirt, dress etc)
  • shorts --- kabudula
  • chilundu --- a piece of cloth wrapped round the waist covering from waist down.
  • shoe(s) --- nsapato
  • house --- nyumba
  • aeroplane - ndege
  • village --- mudzi
  • country --- dziko
  • way/ path --- njira
  • road --- nseu
  • bicycle --- njinga
  • car --- galimoto
  • plane --- ndenge
  • eating - kudya
  • food --- chakudya
  • water --- madzi
  • beer --- mowa
  • meat --- nyama
  • rice --- mpunga
  • corn/maize --- chimanga
  • fish --- nsomba
  • salt --- mchere
  • pepper --- tsabola
  • tobacco --- fodya
  • smoking - kusuta
  • money --- ndalama
  • ndalama zingati ? --- how much ? ( asking for a price of a commodity )
  • lion --- mkango
  • elephant --- njobvu
  • zebra --- mbidzi
  • buffalo --- njati
  • crocodile --- ng'ona
  • hippo --- mvuwu/bokho
  • hare kalulu
  • dog --- galu
  • cat --- mphaka/chona/chome
  • bird --- mbalame
  • chicken --- nkhuku
  • snake --- njoka
  • frog --- chule
  • toad --- finye
  • tree --- mtengo
  • chair --- mpando
  • fence --- mpanda
  • hoe handle --- mpini
  • sarvior --- mpulumutsi
  • knife --- mpeni
  • cave --- phanga
  • wing --- phiko
  • germinate --- phuka
  • parcel --- phukusi
  • cook (verb) --- phika
  • shoulder --- phewa
  • run away --- thawa
  • buttock --- thako
  • a tale --- nthano
  • solid rock --- thanthwe
  • bed --- kama
  • to milk --- kukama
  • hoe --- khasu
  • ear --- khutu
  • pig --- nkhumba
  • fire wood --- nkhuni
  • to eat --- kudya
  • to buy --- kugula
  • to want --- kufuna
  • to walk --- kuyenda
  • to go --- kupita
  • to sleep --- kugona
  • to write --- kulemba
  • to think --- kuganiza
  • to steal --- kuba
  • to drink --- kumwa
  • to sing --- kuyimba
  • to dance --- kuvina
  • to jump --- kulumpha/kudumpha
  • to walk --- kuyenda
  • to laugh --- kuseka
  • to read--- kuwerenga
  • to runkuthamanga
  • to lie --- kunama
  • to put --- kuika
  • to doubt --- kukayika
  • to go --- kupita
  • to come --- kubwera
  • to send --- kutumiza
  • to receive --- kulandira
  • to hide --- kubisa
  • to complain --- kudandaula

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