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Latest 100 Sheng words, Dictionary that you should know 2022

Sheng is a slang language that borrows it words from English and Swahili. Its main purpose is to enhance hidden communication to a group of targeted people mostly young in age. The language is widely used Kenya especially in urban setups.

Though most people regard it as unofficial way of communication, the language is gradually taking over and its usage slowly being accepted not only to young generation but also the old generation. Did you know Sheng language is nowadays becoming a source of livelihood?

A good grasp of Sheng language can land you a lucrative job like radio presenter or even as an interpreter. For this reason, I’ve decided to bring to your attention commonly used words. Checkout the table below

Sheng wordMeaning
Ndom,Velaweed
Mbwenyacourt
Mjulubengmanhood
ikusPrivate part of a woman
jabamuguka
Arif, fafirifriend
Poko,kuroprostitute
Riba,rojostory
tonjeLaptop
Mamu,denge,quella,mkoba,kekiGirl
mwereFool
mukuruAn elderly lady
ndokoGirl
kaeSex
mbuluTv
tulutuluMulika mwizi phone
Gede,maji,teibooze
sonkoRich person
Doh,chapaa,cheddar,mkwanja,ganji,mawengMoney
thaoSh. 1000
panchSh. 500
Kinde,ashuSh. 10
Chuani, finjeSh.50
rwabeSh. 200
sooSh. 100
Kobole, ngovoSh. 5
ochaRural home
ndaiCar
mangwareEarly morning
mangaTo eat
MboiCounterfeit
Lamba loloLicking ‘lollipop’
mnetiinternet
nyuriadie
njegePolice
Ngala,ngemCigarette
ndondoJail
Myaka,modaMum
moshattaVillage
empressBeautiful lady
Cheza chiniIgnore or avoid
MlessA son or daughter
gwarafail
sogiWatchman
Niko wireI am broke
ngoriproblem
Majegibreast
kindukuluweed
NdulaShoe
Tenje, mofaMobile phone
Riengform
mbogisquad
pekejeng