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SwahiliEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Persian آچار(âčâr).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

achali (n class, plural achali)

  1. achar, spicy pickle or chutney
    • 2000, Polycarp S. Wekesa, Uandishi wa insha[1], →ISBN, page 135:
      Achali ya Mbirimbi: Mbirimbi ni tunda lenye uchafu, hivyo kuwafanya watu wengi wasilipendelee kulila tunda hili kutokana na uchachu wake huo.
      Cucumber Pickle Chutney: The cucumber pickle is a dirty fruit, so many people don't like to eat this fruit due to its sourness.
  2. dried spicy mango

Further readingEdit

  • achali in Swahili Oxford Living Dictionaries, Oxford University Press