There are 2 main translations of place in Setswana

: place1place2

place1

lefelô

nounPlural places

  • 1

    lefelô
    • a particular part of space, especially where something belongs
    • an area or position
  • 2

    setilô
    ‘Save me a place’ O mpêêle setilô
    • a seat
  • 3

    tirô
    • a job
    • employment
  • 4

    lelwapa
    kagô
    ‘Come round to our place’ O tle kwa lwapeng la rona
    • a building
    • a home
  • 5

    tirô
    tshwanêlô
    ‘It's not my place to interfere’ Ga ke a tshwanêla go tsenelela
    • a duty or function
  • 6

    ntlha
    ‘In the first place, the date is wrong’ Kwa ntlheng,letsatsi ga se lône
    • a point in a series of things

There are 2 main translations of place in Setswana

: place1place2

place2

verbplaces, placed, placing

  • 1

    baya sengwe mo lefelong lengwe
    • put something in a particular place