Sentence Examples


  • On the Swahili coast the south-east monsoon begins in April and the northeast monsoon in November.
  • The surrounding region has been overrun by Arabs and Swahili from the East African coast.
  • The warm currents setting landwards from the Indian Ocean bring both moisture and heat, so that the Swahili coast has a higher temperature and heavier rainfall than the Atlantic seaboard under the same parallels of latitude.
  • In the coast towns of the eastern seaboard there are Swahili, Arab and Indian settlements, and tribes, such as the Amaran, of mixed Arab and Somali blood.
  • This well-known Arab term for coast-belt (which in the plural form reappears as the familiar "Swahili" of Zanzibar) is applied to a third division of Tunisia, viz.
 

Words near Swahili in the dictionary