Translation of down in Setswana



  1. Examples

    • It fell down

      E wêtse fa fatshe

    to or in a lower place or position or level

  2. Examples

    • They went down to the river

      Ba ne ba ya kwa nokeng

    to a source or place

  3. Examples

    • Take down these instructions

      Tsenya ditaêlô tse mo mokwalong

    in writing

  4. Examples

    • We will pay P50 down and the rest later

      Re tlaa ntsha tuêlô ya P50, a mangwe a tlaa tla moragonyana

    as a payment


  1. Examples

    • Pour it down the drain

      E tshele mo teng ga mosima wa metsi a a leswê

    downwards through or along or into


  1. Examples

    • He's feeling down at the moment

      O utlwile botlhoko ka sebaka se

    unhappy or depressed

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