Translation of bela in English:

bela

boil

verb

  • 1

    boil
    ‘Metsi a ne a bela’ The water was boiling
    • go kgabakgaba ga seeledi se le molelô thata
  • 2

    ferment
    ‘Bojalwa jo ga bo a bela sentlê’ This beer has not fermented fully
    • go nna botlha kgotsa go tšarafala ga sengwe jaaka ting, bojalwa kgotsa madila
  • 3

    brag
    boast
    ‘Ga o a tshwanêla go bela ka phenyo ya lona’ You shouldn't brag about your win
    • motho a ikgantsha mo a tenang ba bangwe