Macaronic

The Somali word for which is kee. It comes from the Italian word che (pronounced ke)

Other Italian – Somali cross overs

BoorsoBorsa (bag)

GoonoGonna (skirt)

JalaatoGelato (ice cream)

KatiinadCateena (chain)

Rajastiin/rajabeetoreggiseno/reggipetto (bra)

FoornoForno (oven)

TooshTorcia (torch)

OkayaaloOcchiali (glasses)

Kooba diinComodino (night table)

KatabaanAttaccapanni (coat hanger)

ArmaajoArmadio (wardrobe)

SuugoSugo (sauce)

DoorshoDolce (cake)

FargeetoForchetta (fork)

FiiloFilo (cord)

JaaloGiallo (yellow)

TaakoTacco (heel)

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