mtawala


mtawala
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[Swahili Word] mtawala
[Swahili Plural] watawala
[English Word] ruler
[English Plural] rulers
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 1/2
[Derived Word] tawala V
[Swahili Example] Wazungu waliokuwa hapa, wakiwa watawala, wahubiri wa dini na masetla, hawakujitahidi kamwe kuwafahamu Waafrika [Kenyatta Masomo 114]
[English Example] The Europeans who were here, whether they were rulers, missionaries or settlers, never made an effort to understand Africans.
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[Swahili Word] mtawala
[Swahili Plural] watawala
[English Word] leader
[English Plural] leaders
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 1/2
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[Swahili Word] mtawala
[Swahili Plural] watawala
[English Word] person in position of authority
[English Plural] people in position of authority
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 1/2
[Swahili Example] Tuliandikia barua kwa watawala.
[English Example] We wrote letters to people in positions of authority
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[Swahili Word] mtawala
[Swahili Plural] watawala
[English Word] governor
[English Plural] governors
[Part of Speech] noun
[Class] 1/2
[Derived Word] tawala V
[Swahili Example] mtawala mmoja
[English Example] "autocrat, absolute monarch".
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Swahili-english dictionary. 2013.


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