There are 2 main translations of root in Setswana

: root1root2

root1

simolola

verbroots, rooting, rooted

  • 1

    simolola
    simolodisa
    • take root
    • cause something to take root
  • 2

    bôfêlêla
    ‘Fear rooted us to the spot’ Letshogô le ne la re bôfêlêla golô go le gongwe
    • fix firmly

nounPlural roots

  • 1

    modi
    • that part of a plant that grows under the ground and absorbs water and nourishment from the soil
  • 2

    modi
    motswedi
    • a source or basis

There are 2 main translations of root in Setswana

: root1root2

root2

verbroots, rooting, rooted

  • 1

    e êpa fa e fula
    • (said about an animal) turn up ground in search of food
  • 2

    êpolola
    • rummage
    • find something by doing this