Translation of trace in Setswana

trace

motlhala

nounPlural traces

  • 1

    motlhala
    ‘There was no trace of the thief’ Go ne go sena motlhala wa legodu
    • a mark left by a person or thing
    • a sign
  • 2

    thatha
    bonnyennyane
    • a very small amount

verbtraces, tracing, traced

  • 1

    gatisetsa
    • copy a picture or map by drawing over it on transparent paper
  • 2

    batla
    latedisa
    ‘The police have been trying to trace her’ Mapodisi ba ntse ba leka go mmatla
    • find a person or thing after following tracks or other evidence