Translation of smell in Setswana

smell

nkga

verbsmells, smelling, smelled, smelt

  • 1

    nkga
    ‘I can smell smoke’ Ke kgôna go nkga mosi
    • be aware of something by means of the sense organs of the nose
  • 2

    nkga
    • give out a smell

nounPlural smells

  • 1

    monkô
    • something you can smell
    • a quality in something that makes people able to smell it
  • 2

    bodupa
    bofola
    • an unpleasant quality of this kind
  • 3

    kgonagalô ya go nkga sengwe
    • the ability to smell things