[kee-swah-hee-lee] /ˌki swɑˈhi li/
[swah-hee-lee] /swɑˈhi li/
noun, plural Swahilis (especially collectively) Swahili for 1.
a member of a Bantu people of Zanzibar and the neighboring coast of Africa.
Also, Kiswahili, ki-Swahili. the Bantu language of the Swahili people, used also as a lingua franca in Tanzania, Kenya, and parts of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Also called Kiswahili. a language of E Africa that is an official language of Kenya and Tanzania and is widely used as a lingua franca throughout E and central Africa. It is a member of the Bantu group of the Niger-Congo family, originally spoken in Zanzibar, and has a large number of loan words taken from Arabic and other languages
Also called Mswahili, Waswahili, (pl) -lis, -li. a member of a people speaking this language, living chiefly in Zanzibar
of or relating to the Swahilis or their language
name of a Bantu people inhabiting the coast of South Africa, 1814, from Arabic sawahil, plural of sahil “coast” + gentilic suffix -i.
[kit] /kɪt/ noun 1. a set or collection of tools, supplies, instructional matter, etc., for a specific purpose: a first-aid kit; a sales kit. 2. the case for containing these. 3. such a case and its contents. 4. a set of materials or parts from which something can be assembled: a model car made from […]
- Kitagawa utamaro
[oo-tah-mah-raw; English oo-tuh-mahr-oh] /ˈu tɑˈmɑ rɔ; English ˌu təˈmɑr oʊ/ noun 1. Kitagawa [kee-tah-gah-wah] /ˈki tɑˈgɑ wɑ/ (Show IPA), 1753–1806, Japanese painter, draftsman, and designer of prints. noun 1. See Utamaro /ˌuːtəˈmɑːrəʊ/ noun 1. Kitagawa (ˌkiːtəˈɡɑːwə), original name Kitagawa Nebsuyoshi. 1753–1806, Japanese master of wood-block prints, of the ukiyo-e school; noted esp for his portraits […]
/ˈkaɪteɪ/ noun 1. R. B. 1932–2007, US painter working in Britain, noted for such large figurative works as If Not, Not (1976)
[kee-tah-kyoo-shoo; English ki-tah-kee-oo-shoo] /kiˈtɑˈkyu ʃʊ; English kɪˌtɑ kiˈu ʃu/ noun 1. a seaport on N Kyushu, in S Japan: formed in 1963 by the merger of five cities (Kokura, Moji, Tobata, Wakamatsu, and Yawata) /ˌkiːtəˈkjuːʃuː/ noun 1. a port in Japan, on N Kyushu: formed by the amalgamation of the cities of Wakamatsu, Yawata, Tobata, […]