daladala

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Swahili daladala, from English dollar.

Noun[edit]

daladala (plural daladalas)

  1. A Tanzanian matatu or share taxi.

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a reduplication of English dollar.

Noun[edit]

daladala (n class, plural daladala)

  1. (Tanzania) matatu

Synonyms[edit]


Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Reduplication of -dala.

Adjective[edit]

-daladala?

  1. very old, ancient

Inflection[edit]

Adjective concord
Modifier Copulative
1st singular engimdaladala ngimdaladala
2nd singular omdaladala umdaladala
1st plural esibadaladala sibadaladala
2nd plural enibadaladala nibadaladala
Class 1 omdaladala mdaladala
Class 2 abadaladala badaladala
Class 3 omdaladala mdaladala
Class 4 emidaladala midaladala
Class 5 elidaladala lidaladala
Class 6 amadaladala madaladala
Class 7 esidaladala sidaladala
Class 8 ezindaladala zindaladala
Class 9 endaladala indaladala
Class 10 ezindaladala zindaladala
Class 11 oludaladala ludaladala
Class 14 obudaladala budaladala
Class 15 okudaladala kudaladala
Class 17 okudaladala kudaladala

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