There are 2 main translations of wind in Setswana

: wind1wind2

wind1

phefô

Pronunciation /tinned/

nounPlural winds

  • 1

    phefô
    • a current of air
  • 2

    mowa mo maleng
    • gas in the stomach or intestines that makes you feel uncomfortable
  • 3

    mowa
    • breath used for a purpose, e.g. for running or speaking
  • 4

    seletsô se se budulêlwang
    • the wind instruments of an orchestra

verbwinds, winding, winded, wound

  • 1

    somola mowa
    • put a person out of breath

There are 2 main translations of wind in Setswana

: wind1wind2

wind2

dikologa

Pronunciation /find/

verbwinds, winding, winded, wound

  • 1

    dikologa
    sokeletsa
    • go or turn something in twists, curves, or circles
  • 2

    fapa
    ‘She wound a bandage round her finger’ O fapisa sebôfa dinthô mo monwaneng wa gagwê
    • wrap round