There are 2 main translations of high in Setswana

: high1high2

high1

kwa godimo

adjectivehighest, higher

  • 1

    kwa godimo
    ‘high hills’ dithaba tse di kwa godimo
    • reaching a long way upwards
  • 2

    fa godimo ga lefatshe
    ‘high clouds’ maru a kwa godimodimo
    • far above the ground or above sea level
  • 3

    meta go tswa kwa godimo go ya tlase
    ‘The post is two metres high’ Pale ke dimethara tse pedi go tswa kwa godimo go ya tlase
    • measuring from top to bottom
  • 4

    maêmô
    ‘high rank’ maêmô a kwa godimo
    ‘high prices’ ditlhwatlhwa tse di turang
    • above average level in importance, quality, amount, etc.
  • 5

    nama e êla go senyêga
    • (said about meat) beginning to go bad

There are 2 main translations of high in Setswana

: high1high2

high2

fa godimo

adverbhighest, higher

  • 1

    fa godimo
    ‘They flew high above us’ Ba ne ba fofa fa godimo ga rona
    • at or to a high level or position