"He has big bones"

Translation:Ana mifupa mizito

August 6, 2017



What does this mean: is he tall, fat, stubborn.....?

August 6, 2017


It quite possibly just means literally that his bone structure is large without any further idiomatic meaning. "Big-boned" is used in English as a euphemism for "fat", but people can have a very heavy bone structure without being fat and vice versa. Not sure if there's anything like that in Swahili.

August 9, 2017
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