There are 3 main translations of ana in Setswana

: ana1ana2ana3

ana1

have as a totem

verb

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    have as a totem
    ‘Bakubung ba ana kubu’ The Bakubung have the hippo as their totem

There are 3 main translations of ana in Setswana

: ana1ana2ana3

ana2

by the way

conjunction

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    by the way
    ‘Ana leina la gagwê ke mang?’ By the way, what is her name?

There are 3 main translations of ana in Setswana

: ana1ana2ana3

ana3

these

demonstrative pronoun

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    (the things nearer the speaker)
    these
    ‘Maeba ana a nna mo marulelong a rona’ These pigeons live on our rooftop