There are 2 main translations of lebaka in Setswana

: lebaka1lebaka2

lebaka1

a (period of) time

noun (classes 5, 6, plural mabaka)

  • 1

    a (period of) time
    ‘O ne a le mo toronkong lebaka’ He was in jail for a period of time
    • selekanyô sa nakô e e sa tlhalosiwang
  • 2

    a long time
    ‘O tsamaile lebaka’ She went for a long time
    • nakô e telele

There are 2 main translations of lebaka in Setswana

: lebaka1lebaka2

lebaka2

reason

noun (classes 5, 6, plural mabaka)

  • 1

    reason
    ‘O file lebaka lefe la go tlhôka go tla?’ What reason did he give for not coming?