"Mnyama"

Translation:Animal

August 10, 2017

5 Comments


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

According to the English Wiktionary, mnyama, wanyama is a reassignment of nyama ("meat") to an animate class. It also states that the first meaning of its Proto-Bantu root, *ǹɲàmà, was "animal" and the second meaning was "meat".


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

How is mnyama pronounced? How many syllables?


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

m-nya-ma. Think mmm at the start, but not too long.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ninnoc12

What would the plural of this word be?

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