"Today is peaceful."

Translation:Leo ni salama.

March 6, 2017

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

March 6, 2017

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

March 8, 2017

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peaceful = ya maani, salama = safe

August 12, 2017

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Today is peaceful = Leo ni siku ya amani

August 12, 2017

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So what "Leo ni salama" means?

October 7, 2017

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What is the difference?

October 7, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/GeorgeMwid1

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

October 11, 2017

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Peace brings safety

October 11, 2017
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