mafuta

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See also: mafúta

Bemba[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *màkútà.

Noun[edit]

mafuta

  1. fat, oil, grease

Chichewa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *màkútà.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mafúta class 6

  1. oil
  2. fat

Fanagalo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Zulu amafutha, from Proto-Bantu *màkútà.

Noun[edit]

mafuta

  1. fat, grease

Mwani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *màkútà.

Noun[edit]

mafuta class 6

  1. oil, grease
  2. fuel, petrol

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Adjective[edit]

mafuta m or f (plural mafutas)

  1. (Mozambique) fat
    Synonym: gordo

Noun[edit]

mafuta m or f by sense (plural mafutas)

  1. (Mozambique) fat
    Synonym: gordo

Shona[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *màkútà.

Noun[edit]

mafútá class 6

  1. fat, oil, grease

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *màkútà.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɑˈfut.ɑ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

mafuta (ma class, plural only)

  1. oil, grease, fat
  2. fuel, petrol

Related terms[edit]