There are 2 main translations of palêlwa in Setswana

: palêlwa1palêlwa2

palêlwa1

unable

adjective

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    unable
    ‘Ke ne ka leka go êmêlêla mme ka palêlwa ke go tshikinyêga’ I tried to get up but I was unable to move

There are 2 main translations of palêlwa in Setswana

: palêlwa1palêlwa2

palêlwa2

fail

verb

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    fail
    ‘O ne a palêlwa ke tekô’ She failed the test