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"Switch on the light"

Translation:Washa taa

June 18, 2019

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

Is this from "kuwa?" As in "let there be light?"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ernst557459

No, the root verb is kuwaka: to blaze, to burn brightly (jua limewaka). Kuwaka in its turn is the stative form of kuwaa, to brighten. to flame.

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