Translation of go in Setswana

go

tsamaya

verbgoes, going, went, gone

  • 1

    tsamaya
    ya
    sepela
    ‘Where are you going?’ O ya kae?
    advance, walk, proceed, progress
    • move from one place to another
  • 2

    tsamaya
    ‘I must go’ Ke tshwanetse ka tsamaya
    depart, go away, withdraw
    • leave
  • 3

    isa
    ya
    ‘The road goes to Lobatse’ Tsela e e ya kwa Lobatse
    take you, extend
    • lead from one place to another
  • 4

    nna
    ‘The milk went sour’ Maši a ne a rêma
    turn
    • become
  • 5

    ya re
    ‘The gun went bang’ Tlhobôlô e ne ya re thu
    • make a sound
  • 6

    tshwanêlwa ke mannô kgotsa maêmô mangwe
    ‘Plates go on that shelf’ Dijana di tshwanêtse go nna mo šelofong ele
    be kept, be placed, have a place
    • belong in some place or position
  • 7

    rekisiwa
    ‘The house went very cheaply’ Ntlo e e rekilwe ka tlhatlhwa e e kwa tlase
    • be sold

nounPlural goes

  • 1

    maitekô
    ‘May I have a go?’ A nka leka?
    • a turn or try
  • 2informal

    botlhaga
    ‘She is full of go’ O tlhaga
    • energy or liveliness