There are 4 main translations of ba in Setswana

: ba1ba2ba3ba4

ba1

they

pronoun

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    they
    ‘A ba setse ba gorogile?’ Have they arrived already?

There are 4 main translations of ba in Setswana

: ba1ba2ba3ba4

ba2

of

prefix

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    of
    ‘Basadi ba motse ba ne ba bina mmôgô’ The women of the village danced together

There are 4 main translations of ba in Setswana

: ba1ba2ba3ba4

ba3

are

prefix

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    are
    ‘Bana ba a tshameka’ The children are playing

There are 4 main translations of ba in Setswana

: ba1ba2ba3ba4

ba4

these

demonstrative pronoun

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    (the people nearer the speaker)
    these
    ‘Batho ba ke bomang?’ Who are these people?