Shapes in Swahili

by Julius Muange on Apr 06, 2018

Shapes in Swahili

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Here are some shapes in Swahili.

Shape English Swahili
oval Oval Duara dufu
circle Circle Duara
triangle Triangle Pembe tatu
square Square Mraba
rectangle Rectangle Mstatili
spiral Spiral Mzunguko
star Star Nyota
hexagon Hexagon Pembe Sita
pentagon Pentagon Pembe Tano
line Line Mstari
parallel lines Parallel Lines Mistari Sulubu


9 Responses

  1. Deepa says:

    Hello…I have been in this country for approx 40 years….born and brought up…..yet my swahili is really shady….am hoping this site helps me improve on it 🙂

    Asante sana for these simple yet amazing lessons!

    June 28th, 2018 at 1:27 PM
  2. Agnes says:

    Wonderful job.

    September 19th, 2018 at 10:17 PM
  3. vania says:

    i loved that

    September 23rd, 2018 at 10:35 AM
  4. Dan maithya says:

    Interesting I like it

    December 18th, 2018 at 11:54 AM
  5. Dan maithya says:

    I like it

    December 18th, 2018 at 11:56 AM
  6. Dan maithya says:

    It is helpful

    December 18th, 2018 at 11:57 AM
  7. Dave says:


    April 13th, 2019 at 8:58 AM
  8. mary muthoni says:

    please inform about wavy line in swahili

    August 16th, 2019 at 2:39 PM
  9. Clison Kipkoech Bissem Sato says:

    Mafunzo bora🤷

    June 18th, 2023 at 5:24 PM

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