There are 2 main translations of alternate in Setswana

: alternate1alternate2

alternate1

kabakane

Pronunciation /ol-"tern-at/

adjective

  • 1

    kabakane
    ‘alternate layers of black and white’ boalo jwa bontsho le bosweu bo kabakane
    • happening or coming one after the other
  • 2

    bongwe mo bobeding
    kabakanya
    ‘We meet up on alternate Fridays’ Re kabakanya boLabotlhano ba re kopanang ka bônê
    • one in every two

Usage

See the note at alternative

There are 2 main translations of alternate in Setswana

: alternate1alternate2

alternate2

fapaana

Pronunciation /"ol-tern-ayt/

verbalternating, alternated, alternates

  • 1

    fapaana
    • use or come alternately