There are 2 main translations of subject in Setswana

: subject1subject2

subject1

moônô wa kgang

nounPlural subjects

  • 1

    moônô wa kgang
    • the person or thing being talked or written about or dealt with
  • 2

    thutô
    • something that is studied
  • 3

    Grammar
    sediri
    • the word or words naming who or what does the action of a verb, e.g. ' the book ' in the book fell off the table
  • 4

    mmusiwa
    • somebody who is ruled by a monarch or government

adjective

  • 1

    busiwa ke segosi kgotsa goromêntê,o sa ikêmêla ka nosi
    • ruled by a monarch or government
    • not independent

There are 2 main translations of subject in Setswana

: subject1subject2

subject2

tsentse

Pronunciation /sub-"jekt/

verbsubjects, subjected, subjecting

  • 1

    tsentse
    ‘They subjected him to torture’ Ba ne ba mo tsentse lesotlô
    • make a person or thing undergo something
  • 2

    busa
    • bring a country under your control