There are 2 main translations of savage in Setswana

: savage1savage2

savage1

motho yo o setlhogo

nounPlural savages

  • 1

    motho yo o setlhogo
    • a savage person
  • 2obsolete

    motho yo o sa tlhabologang
    • a member of a people thought of as primitive or not civilized

verbsavages, savaged, savaging

  • 1

    tlhasêla ka go loma kgotsa go ngapa
    ‘The sheep was savaged by a dog’ Nku e ne e tlhasetswe ke ntša
    • attack fiercely by biting or scratching

There are 2 main translations of savage in Setswana

: savage1savage2

savage2

go le setlhogo

adjective

  • 1

    go le setlhogo
    go tletse tšhakgalô
    • wild and fierce
    • cruel