Translation of shell in Setswana

shell

sekgapha

nounPlural shells

  • 1

    sekgapha
    lekgetlha
    • the hard outer covering of an egg or nut, or of an animal such as a snail, crab, or tortoise
  • 2

    makôtswana
    • the walls or framework of a building or ship
  • 3

    selwana sa tshipi se se tsentseng dithunya
    • a metal case filled with explosive, fired from a large gun

verbshells, shelling, shelled

  • 1

    ntsha mo sekgapheng
    • take something out of its shell
  • 2

    thuntsha sengwe
    • fire explosive shells at something