Translation of bite in Setswana

bite

ngatha

verbbites, biting, bit, bitten

  • 1

    ngatha
    loma
    • cut or take something with your teeth
  • 2

    loma
    phunyêlêtsa
    • penetrate
    • sting
  • 3

    tshwarêga
    ‘The fish are biting’ Ditlhapi di a tshwarêga
    • accept bait

nounPlural bites

  • 1

    ngatha
    loma
    ‘She took a bite’ O ngathile
    • an act of biting
  • 2

    malomô
    ‘an insect bite’ malomô a setshedinyana
    • a wound or mark made by biting
  • 3

    sejô sa go fetisa nakô
    • a snack