People

People

English Swahili Sound
Man Mwanamme
Woman Mwanamke
Child Mtoto
Girl Msichana
Boy Mvulana
Father Baba
Mother Mama
Grandfather Babu
Grandmother Bibi
Uncle Mjomba
Aunt Shangazi
Cousin Binamu
Friend Rafiki
Wife Mke/Bibi
Husband Mume
Daughter Binti
Fiance Mchumba
Elder Brother Kaka Mkubwa
Brother Kaka
Sister Dada
Lover Mpenzi
Nephew/Niece Mpwa
Widow Mjane
Bachelor Kapera
Spinster Mwanamwali
In-Laws (Brother or Sister) Shemji
Orphan Yatima
Father -In Law Baba Mkwe
Mother -In Law Mama Mkwe