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« on: August 15, 2005, 10:15:20 PM »
Please i need anyone who knows any word/words in the Hausa language  and there meanings which are not in regular use or have come "extinct"s to please share.
i would like to expand my Hausa vocabulary.
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« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2005, 04:30:38 PM »
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lol.very funny.
Seroiusly, HAUSA words that are NOT FREQUENTLY USED and their meanings

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« Reply #3 on: October 19, 2005, 02:29:46 PM »
Hey! Do you know the word "laulawa"? Or "mummuki"?
Do you know the meaning of the phrase "kuturna shi"?
ey guyz! Success is hold-on, while others have let gone!

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« Reply #4 on: October 20, 2005, 09:04:07 AM »
TAGA WHICH ALL KIDS NOWDAYS KNOW AS WINDOW

MURADI i.e BUKATA


 GIKICHE i.e KOFA(DOOR) and SHAWARAKI(may u call it a joker)  and also DUMI(someone who talks to much) but this is in SOKKOTONCHI

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OHOOOOOOOO(as u understood) replace by OKKKKKKKKKKK!

hey many more , but make i remember i will keep u posted.

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