Translation of native in Setswana

native

nounPlural natives

  • 1

    motho yo o tsetsweng golô gongwe
    ‘He is a native of Lesotho’ O tsetswe kwa Lesotho
    • a person born in a particular place

adjective

  • 1

    ga matsalô
    ‘my native country’ lefatshe la me la matsalô
    • belonging to a person because of the place of his or her birth
  • 2

    go tlhôlêga
    ‘a plant native to China’ setlhare se se tlhôlêgang kwa China
    • grown or originating in a particular place