"Mgeni"

Translation:Guest

September 21, 2017

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/pablopublico

Mgeni (plural wageni) comes from Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀gènì ("stranger; visitor"), or by surface analysis, from m- (human class prefix) +‎ -geni (“foreign, strange”).

April 3, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/SandrineHa18

Stranger or a guest who is not necessarily a stranger. When you have guests you refer to them as wageni

September 21, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Judie483534

So 1 person is Mgeni and more than 1 is wageni

March 8, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Gita-ji

Yes. Singular person is M- class, plural is Wa- class.

June 11, 2018
Learn Swahili in just 5 minutes a day. For free.