There are 2 main translations of bow in Setswana

: bow1bow2

bow1

bora

Pronunciation /go/

nounPlural bows

  • 1

    bora
    • a strip of wood curved by a tight string joining its ends, used for shooting arrows
  • 2

    lefutô
    • a knot made with loops

There are 2 main translations of bow in Setswana

: bow1bow2

bow2

ôba

Pronunciation /cow/

verbbows, bowing, bowed

  • 1

    ôba
    • bend your body forwards to show respect or as a greeting
  • 2

    inama
    ôbêga
    ‘bowed by the weight’ obilwe ke bokete
    • bend downwards

nounPlural bows

  • 1

    kôbô
    • bowing your body