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simba

noun
  1. an E African word for lion
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Word Origin

Swahili
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  • That was Simba's name for the light rifle that did most of the shooting.

    The Leopard Woman

    Stewart Edward White

  • Simba briefly indicated the three nearest to act as his assistants.

    The Leopard Woman

    Stewart Edward White

  • Simba accepted the glasses, but first took a good look with the naked eye.

    The Leopard Woman

    Stewart Edward White

  • Again Simba raised his voice exultantly to the waiting porters.

    The Leopard Woman

    Stewart Edward White

  • Mali-ya-bwana, next in command after Cazi Moto and Simba, answered.

    The Leopard Woman

    Stewart Edward White