perche du Nil (lac Victoria)

wanyama wa pori
wild animals - animaux sauvages

swahili English français
nyani baboon babouin
tumbili little monkey petit singe
popo bat chauve-souris
kasuku parrot perroquet
mbuni ostrich autruche
mbweha jackal chacal
fisi hyena hyène
simba lion "
simba jike lioness lionne
duma / maduma cheetah(s) guépard(s)
chui
chui mweusi
leopard
panther
léopard
panthère
chui wa Asia tiger tigre
ngamia camel chameau
swala antelope antilope
swalapala impala
punda milia zebra zèbre
twiga giraffe girafe
tembo, ndovu elephant éléphant
kifaru / vifaru rhinoceros / rhinos rhinocéros
kiboko / viboko hippopotamus / hippos hippopotame(s)
nyati, mbogo buffalo buffle
mamba crocodile "
kangaruu kangaroo kangourou














mnyama / wanyama
animal / animaux

swahili English français
mbwa dog chien
paka cat chat
panya rat, mouse rat, souris
punda donkey, (ass) âne
farasi [AR] horse cheval
maksai ox bœuf
fahali / mafahali bull(s) taureau(x)
ng'ombe
ng'ombe wa maziwa
cow
dairy/milk cow
vache
vache laitière
ndama (wa ng'ombe) calf veau
kondoo dume ram bélier
kondoo sheep, ewe mouton, brebis
mwanakondoo /
wanakondoo
lamb(s) agneau(x)
mbuzi dume, beberu
mbuzi
Billy-goat
goat
bouc
chèvre
nguruwe pig cochon, porc
shimo la mnyama burrow terrier
sungura rabbit
hare
lapin
lièvre
kindi squirrel écureuil
mbweha (wa Ulaya) fox renard
mbwa-mwitu wolf loup
dubu [AR] bear ours


ndege - bird - oiseau

swahili English français
kiota / viota nest(s) nid(s)
kozi, kipanga hawk, falcon faucon
tai, kipungu / vipungu eagle(s) aigle(s)
tai mzoga, tumbusi vulture vautour
njiwa dove colombe, pigeon
tausi peacock paon
jogoo / majogoo rooster(s) coq(s)
kuku hen poule
kifaranga / vifaranga chick(s) poussin(s)
sikipi partridge perdrix
kanga guineafowl pintade
bata/mabata mzinga turkey(s) dindon(s), dinde(s)
bata/mabata duck(s) canard(s)
bata/mabata bukini goose / geese oie(s)
bata/mabata maji swan(s) cygne(s)


mdudu / wadudu
insect(s) - insecte(s)

swahili English français
sisimizi,
siafu, chungu
ant fourmi
nzige locust, cricket criquet
panzi grasshopper sauterelle
mnyoo / minyoo worm(s) ver(s)
inzi / mainzi
mbung'o
fly / flies
tsetse fly
mouche(s)
mouche tsé-tsé
kipepeo / vipepeo butterfly / butterflies papillon(s)
nyuki
mzinga wa nyuki
bee
beehive
abeille
ruche
mbu mosquito moustique
mende cockroach cafard
buibui / mabuibui
utando wa buibui
spider(s)
spider web
araignée(s)
toile d'araignée
nge scorpion "


samaki [AR] - fish - poisson

swahili English français
mkizi flying fish poisson volant, (exocet)
surisuri swordfish espadon
kibua tuna thon
papa shark requin
pomboo dolphin dauphin
nyamgumi whale baleine
sili
simba-bahari
seal
eared seal, otary
phoque
lion de mer, otarie
taa skate, ray raie
pweas octopus pieuvre
kamba shrimp crevette
kaa crab crabe
kambakoche spiny/rock lobster langouste
kobe turtle, tortoise tortue
konokono / makonokono,
koa
snail(s) escargot(s)
nyoka snake serpent
chatu python "
kinyonga chameleon caméléon
mjusi / mijusi lizard(s) lézard(s)
chura / vyura frog(s) grenouille(s)