There are 3 main translations of ne in Setswana

: ne1ne23

ne1

was

verb

  • 1

    was
    ‘Ke ne ke le teng fa a gôrôga’ I was there when she arrived

There are 3 main translations of ne in Setswana

: ne1ne23

ne2

always

adverb

  • 1

    always
    ‘Ke tlaa ne ke go gopola fa ke utlwa pina e’ I will always think of you when I hear this song

There are 3 main translations of ne in Setswana

: ne1ne23

3

what exactly

adverb

  • 1

    what exactly
    ‘O dira eng nê?’ What exactly are you doing?