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30 COMMON KIKUYU WORD AND THEIR ENGLISH MEANING

Kikuyu language is among the top languages spoken in Kenya today. Therefore its good to learn few of this word phrases, they may help you

Here are common kikuyu words and english meaning

Hello (General greeting) – wĩmwega

How are you?- ũhana atĩa?

We mwega umuthi – ‘ We mwega umuthi ‘ means Good afternoon

Long time no see – nĩtũranĩto kahinda kanene

Pleased to meet you – nĩwega gũkuona

Goodbye – tigoi na wega

Good morning(Morning greeting) – ngeithi cia rũcinĩ

Good evening (Evening greeting)-ngeithi cia hwainĩ

mündü – person

njuürü – hair

guoko/moko – hand/hands

kanua – mouth

Njütagwo – My name is..

Mbeca – money

Rüciü– tomorrow

Kena – be happy

Thoma – read

. Burana – sweater

Müarimü – teacher

Mürutwo – student

Thukuru – school

Leave me alone!- tigana na niĩ!

I love you- nĩngwendete

Get well soon- hona na ihenya

Would you like to dance with me? nĩũgũthaka rwĩmbo na niĩ?

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