matatu

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swahili matatu.

Noun[edit]

matatu (plural matatus)

  1. (Kenya) A minivan often used as a share taxi.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

matatu m (plural matatus)

  1. matatu

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From -tatu (three), based on the original price of three shillings.

Noun[edit]

matatu (ma class, plural matatu)

  1. (Kenya) matatu

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

matatu

  1. Ma class inflected form of -tatu.