talaka

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Hausa[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧là‧kà

Noun[edit]

talaka m, f (plural talakawa)

  1. poor person
  2. (often in pluralia tantum form) commoners, peasants, working class, proletariat

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic طلاق (ṭalāq).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧la‧ka

Noun[edit]

talaka (needs class)

  1. (law, chiefly marriage) divorce


This Swahili entry was created from the translations listed at divorce. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see talaka in the Swahili Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) July 2009