Translation of witness in Setswana

witness

nounPlural witnesses

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    motho yo o boneng kgotsa yo o utlwileng sengwe
    mosupi
    ‘There were no witnesses to the accident’ Go ne go sena batho ba ba boneng kotsi
    • a person who sees or hears something happen
  • 2

    mosupi
    mopaki
    • a person who gives evidence in a lawcourt

verbwitnesses, witnessing, witnessed

  • 1

    bôna kgotsa utlwa
    ‘Did anyone witness the accident?’ A go na le yo o boneng kotsi e diragala?
    • be a witness of something
  • 2

    paka gore mokwalô ke wa nnete
    • sign a document to confirm that it is genuine