See also: jìnsì

HausaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic جِنْس(jins).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /(d)ʒín.sìː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [d͡ʒɪ́n.sìː]

NounEdit

jinsī̀ m (possessed form jinsìn)

  1. (biology) sex
  2. (grammar) gender
  3. (zoology) kind, race, species

SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic جِنْس(jins).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

jinsi (n class, plural jinsi)

  1. way
    Synonym: namna
  2. kind, type, sort, species

AdverbEdit

jinsi

  1. how (in what manner)
    Nakupenda jinsi ulivyo.
    I love you how you are.