Translation of white in Setswana

white

bosweu

nounPlural whites

  • 1

    bosweu
    • the very lightest colour, like snow or salt
  • 2

    karolô ya lee e tshweu e e dikologileng borobe
    • the transparent substance round the yolk of an egg, which turns white when it is cooked
  • 3

    motho mosweu
    • a person with light-coloured skin

adjectivewhiter, whitest

  • 1

    go le gosweu
    • of the colour white
  • 2

    o le moswaana
    • having light-coloured skin
  • 3

    phaphaletse
    • very pale from the effects of illness or fear
  • 4

    (go buiwa ka kofi) e na le maši
    • (said about coffee) with milk