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"Juma ni mzazi"

Translation:Juma is a parent

March 1, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Mandiras

Father was not accepted. Is there a different term for father in Swahili apart from baba?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ngwarai

mzazi means parent that's why father was not accepted. A parent can either be a father or mother. Put differently, a father is a parent but a parent is not a father.

I hope I didn't confuse you more.

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