Translation of fire in Setswana

fire

molelô

nounPlural fires

  • 1

    molelô
    • the process of burning that produces light and heat
  • 2

    molelô
    • a pile of burning wood or coal, used for cooking or heating
  • 3

    sethuthafatsi
    • a device using electricity or gas to heat a room
  • 4

    go thuntsha
    go fula
    ‘Hold your fire!’ Emisang go thuntsha!
    • the shooting of guns

verbfires, firing, fired

  • 1

    gotsa molelô
    tshuba
    • set fire to
  • 2

    ubêla dinkgwana kgotsa ditena
    • bake pottery or bricks in a kiln
  • 3

    thuntsha
    • shoot a gun
    • send out a bullet or missile
  • 4

    koba mo tirông
    • dismiss somebody from a job
  • 5

    kuka maikutlô
    ‘The new teacher fired them with enthusiasm’ Morutabana o ne a ba kuka maikutlô ka maatlametlo
    • excite