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Mammals

Wanyama wa damu moto
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dog
mbwa (n)
dog
mbwa hadharangi na mbwa mweusi
a brown dog and a black dog
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cat
paka (n)
cat
Paka wa mistari anacheza na uzi mwekundu.
The striped cat is playing with red yarn.
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mouse
panya (n)
mouse
Panya mwenye rangi hadharani.
brown mouse
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cow
ng'ombe (n)
cow
Ng'ombe yuko malishoni.
The cow is in the field.
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pig
nguruwe (n)
pig
Nguruwe anauuguza vinguruwe.
The pig is nursing the piglets.
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horse
farasi (n)
horse
farasi yuko uwanjani
horse in a field
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sheep
kondoo (n)
sheep
Mkulima ananyoa kondoo.
The farmer is shearing the sheep.
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goat
mbuzi (n)
goat
Mbuzi yuko malishoni.
The goat is in the meadow.
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rabbit
sungura (n)
rabbit
Sungura kwenye uwanja.
The rabbit is in the field.
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deer
rusu (n)
deer
Rusu kiume ana pembe.
Male deer have antlers.
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elephant
ndovu (n)
elephant
Niliona ndovu kwenye bunga la wanyama.
I saw an elephant at the zoo.
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giraffe
twiga (n)
giraffe
Twiga wanakula matawi ya mti katika mbuga la wanyama.
The giraffes are eating leaves from a tree in a zoo.
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lion
simba (n)
lion
Simba anasimama kisha anaendelea kutembea.
The lion pauses and then continues walking.
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cheetah
duma (n)
cheetah
Duma anatafuta chakula kwenye nyika.
The cheetah is searching for food in the grassland.
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zebra
punda mlia (n)
zebra
Punda mlia wanakuna shingo zao.
The zebras are rubbing their necks.
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buffalo
nyati (n)
buffalo
Nyati wanaforomaliana.
The buffalos are playfully sparring with each other.
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monkey
tumbili (n)
monkey
Tumbili wanakula wadudu kwa kijiti.
The monkeys are eating ants with a stick.
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jaguar
paka mwitu (n)
jaguar
Paka mitu wanastarehe kwenye kivuli.
The jaguars are relaxing in the shade.
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gorilla
gorila (n)
gorilla
Gorila anaelekea chini ya msitu.
The gorilla is walking down a path in the jungle.
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raccoon
rakun (n)
raccoon
Mbweha anakula jungu kwenye msitu.
The raccoon is eating peanuts in the forest.
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wild boar
ngiri (n)
wild boar
Ngiri wanatafuna nyasi.
The wild boars are chewing the grass.
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beaver
fuko (n)
beaver
Fuko anatafuna mbao kwenye maji kame.
The beaver is gnawing wood in the shallow water.
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wolf
Mbwa (n)
wolf
Mbwa anaye nyagonyago.
howling wolf
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bat
popo (n)
bat
Popo wanabembea kwenye tawi wakila tikiti.
The bats are hanging from a branch eating watermelon.
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bear
bea (n)
bear
Bea anakimbia kwenye mto.
The grizzly bear is running in the river.
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fox
mbweha (n)
fox
Mbweha kwenye theluji.
fox in the snow
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anteater
mladudu (n)
anteater
Mladudu anatembea akielelekea mbele na nyuma.
The anteater is pacing back and forth.
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tiger
chui (n)
tiger
Chui anapekua kwenye mbao.
The tiger snoops around the wood.
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lamb
mwanakondoo (n)
lamb
Vikondoo vinakula.
The lambs are eating.
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mammal
mnyama (n)
mammal
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SwahiliPod101.comVerified
Friday at 10:18 pm
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Jambo Janina,


Thank you for highlighting this. True you are not mistaken "chui" is leopard and tiger is " simba marara" na wengine wanamwita mnyama huyu "chui milia". Our team will work on correction. Continue enjoying the Swahili learning experience.


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Janina
Monday at 11:51 pm
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Hello


I might be mistaken but I thought "chui" is leopard?

Please excuse if I'm mistaken.