There are 2 main translations of just in Setswana

: just1just2

just1

tôta-tôta

adverb

  • 1

    tôta-tôta
    ‘It's just what I wanted’ Ke sônê se ke neng ke se batla tôta-tôta
    • exactly
  • 2

    fêla
    ‘I just wanted to see him’ Ke ne ke batla go mmôna fêla
    • only
    • simply
  • 3

    fêla
    ‘just below the knee’ fêla fa tlase ga lengôle
    • barely
    • by only a small amount
  • 4

    gônê fêla jaana
    ‘She has just gone’ Ke gônê a êmêlêlang
    • at this moment or only a little while ago

There are 2 main translations of just in Setswana

: just1just2

just2

siame

adjective

  • 1

    siame
    • treating everyone equally, in a morally fair and reasonable way
  • 2

    mo go tshwanetseng
    ‘a just reward’ ditêbogô tse di go tshwanetseng
    • deserved