English-Chichewa/Chinyanja dictionary
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English-Chichewa/Chinyanja dictionary by S. Paas

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Published by Kachere Series in Zomba, Malawi .
Written in English


  • English language -- Dictionaries -- Chewa.,
  • English language -- Dictionaries -- Nyanja.

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Edition Notes

StatementSteven Paas.
SeriesBuku la mvunguti -- no. 19, Mvunguti book -- no. 19
LC ClassificationsPL8110.C54 P22 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination454 p. ;
Number of Pages454
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22721861M
ISBN 109990876304

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Dictionary - Mtanthauziramawu: Chichewa / Chinyanja - English // English - Chichewa / Chinyanja (Hardback or Cased Book) Paas, Steven Published by VTR Publications 2/10/ (). There are more than fifteen million native speakers of Chichewa, or Chinyanja, in Malawi, and in parts of Zambia, Mozambique, Zimbabwe and South Africa; thus Chichewa is probably the most widely spoken African language across the regions of Southern and South-Central Africa, used extensively in the private and public spheres: in the family, schools, government, NGOs and media communications. Genre/Form: Dictionaries: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Paas, Steven, English-Chichewa-Chinyanja dictionary. Zomba [Malawi]: Kachere Series, Chichewa has some English loan words since English is the official language of Malawi, but English is understood and spoken by relatively few people there and in neighboring countries of Zambia where the language is generally known as Nyanja or Cinyanja/ChinyanjaThis bilingual dictionary contains 1, terms with hundreds of pictures to help you learn Chichewa if you are and English speaker, or learn English, it you are a Chichewa speaker.

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The work draws from a long tradition of missionary linguistic publications--beginning with the dictionary of Johannes Rebmann in the mid-nineteenth century (see the bibliography in Appendix 2, pp. )--which helped to establish Chichewa/Chinyanja as a lingua franca in Central Africa. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. English-Chichewa/Chinyanja dictionary in SearchWorks catalog Skip to search Skip to main content. Forgot your password? If you have forgotten your password, we can send you a new one.   The Chichewa/Chinyanja - English Dictionary is one of the most comprehensive bilingual dictionaries in Africa. It contains every word necessary for both learners of Chichewa and Chichewa speaking communities as well. As a native Chichewa speaker I highly recommend it as a tool to used by every household in Chichewa speaking communities/5(9).