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"Today is peaceful."

Translation:Leo ni salama.

March 6, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/carrots084

Can anyone confirm if salama is at all related to Shalom/salaam?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rae.F

Yes, it's a loanword. Swahili has a lot of words that derive from Arabic.


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

peaceful = ya maani, salama = safe


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

Today is peaceful = Leo ni siku ya amani


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/daria780

So what "Leo ni salama" means?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/daria780

What is the difference?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/GeorgeMwid1

Yes. Today is peaceful may also indirectly translated as Leo ni salama literally today is safe.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/GeorgeMwid1

Peace brings safety

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