There are 5 main translations of kala in Setswana

: kala1kala2kala3kala4kala5

kala1

weigh

verb

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    weigh
    ‘Ba tlaa kala dibêkê tsa gago kwa lebaleng la difofane’ They will weigh your bags at the airport
    • pêga sengwe mo sekaleng go bôna bokete jwa sônê
  • 2

    measure out
    ‘Kala dikopi tse tlhano tsa boupi jwa borôthô le maswana a mabedi a sukiri’ Measure out five cups of flour and two spoons of sugar
    • lekanya bontsi jwa sengwe

There are 5 main translations of kala in Setswana

: kala1kala2kala3kala4kala5

kala2

branch

noun (class 9, plural dikala)

  • 1

    branch
    ‘Setlhare se latlhegetswe ke dikala di le mmalwa’ The tree has lost several of its branches

There are 5 main translations of kala in Setswana

: kala1kala2kala3kala4kala5

kala3

oxpecker

noun (class 9, plural dikala)

  • 1

    oxpecker

There are 5 main translations of kala in Setswana

: kala1kala2kala3kala4kala5

kala4

descendant

noun (class 9, plural dikala)

  • 1

    descendant
    ‘Ke kala ya kgosi ya motse’ He is a descendant of the village chief


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kala

branch/measure/friend

noun

  • 1

    branch/measure/friend

    Modise o kgaotse kala ya setlhare Ba ne ba kala dinawa fa re rekisetsa Kgomotso ke kala ya a ka

    Modise has cut a branch of a tree They measured beans to sell to us Kgomotso is my friend

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