Translation of mmitlwa in English:

mmitlwa

thorn

noun (class 3, plural memmitlwa)

  • 1

    thorn
    ‘Ke kopa gore o ntlhômole mmitlwa?’ Can you please remove the thorn from my foot?
    • mo go tlhabang go tlhoga mo ditlhareng
  • 2

    quill
    ‘Re dirisitse mmitlwa wa noko go kgabisa dithoro tsa rona’ We have used porcupine quills to decorate our hats
    • karolô e e tlhabang ya diphôlôgôlô dingwe, jaaka noko