There are 2 main translations of rule in Setswana

: rule1rule2

rule1

laola

verbruling, rules, ruled

  • 1

    laola
    busa
    • govern or reign
  • 2

    tsaya tshwetso
    ‘The referee ruled that it was a foul’ Motshwara diphala o ne a tsaya tshwetso ya gore go dirilwe molato
    • make a decision
  • 3

    sega ka rula
    • draw a straight line with a ruler or other straight edge

There are 2 main translations of rule in Setswana

: rule1rule2

rule2

taolô

nounPlural rules

  • 1

    taolô
    molaô
    • something that people have to obey
  • 2

    taolô
    • ruling
    • governing
  • 3

    rula
    • a measuring instrument with a straight edge