shifta

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Swahili shifta, from Amharic ሽፍታ (šəfta).

Noun[edit]

shifta (plural shiftas)

  1. (Africa) outlaw, bandit

Anagrams[edit]


Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

shiftā̀ f

  1. dictation

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Amharic ሽፍታ (šəfta).

Noun[edit]

shifta (n class, plural shifta) or shifta (ma class, plural mashifta)

  1. (chiefly Kenya) outlaw, bandit