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Hey, sannu 👋 is an online bilingual dictionary that aims to offer the most useful and accurate Hausa to English or English to Hausa translations and definitions. This site contains a wide range of Hausa and English language materials to help you learn Hausa or English. To learn more about the Hausa language and our mission, visit

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