Translation of late in Setswana

late

morago ga nakô

adjective

  • 1

    morago ga nakô
    thari
    ‘She's always late for work’ O tla thari mo tirong nako tsotlhe
    • arriving, happening, etc., after the usual or expected time
  • 2

    kwa bofelong
    ‘in the late 1990s’ kwa bofelong jwa dingwaga tsa bo1990
    • near the end
  • 3

    bošêng
    ‘the latest news’ dikgang tsa bošêng
    • recent
  • 4

    tlhokafala
    tlhokafetse
    ‘the late king’ kgosi yo o tlhôkafetseng
    • who has died recently

adverb

  • 1

    morago ga nakô
    ‘I have to work late tomorrow’ Ke tshwanetse go bereka morago ga nakô kamosô
    • after the usual or expected time
  • 2

    moragonyana
    ‘late in the afternoon’ moragonyana mo maitseboeng
    • near the end