There are 2 main translations of hand in Setswana

: hand1hand2

hand1

seatla

nounPlural hands

  • 1

    seatla
    • the end part of the arm below the wrist
  • 2

    lenaka la sesupanakô
    • a pointer on a clock or dial
  • 3

    mmêrêki
    lelokô la setlhôpha sa mekôrô
    ‘All hands on deck!’ Babereki botlhe ba tlê go thusa!
    • a worker
    • a member of a ship's crew
  • 4

    dikarata tsa motshameki mo motshamekông wa dikarata
    • the cards held by one player in a card game
  • 5

    letlhakore kgotsa ntlha
    ‘the right-hand side’ letlhakore la moja
    ‘on the other hand’ ka fa letsogong le lengwe
    • side or direction
  • 6

    thusa
    ‘Give me a hand with these boxes’ Nthuse ka mabôkosô a
    • help or aid

There are 2 main translations of hand in Setswana

: hand1hand2

hand2

nêêla

verbhanding, handed, hands

  • 1

    nêêla
    fetisetsa
    ‘Hand it over’ Ba nêêlê
    • give or pass something to somebody