There are 3 main translations of papa in Setswana

: papa1papa2papa3

papa1

maize meal porridge

noun (classes 1a, 9, plural bopapa or dipapa)

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    maize meal porridge
    cornmeal porridge
    ‘Ga ke rate papa le morôgô’ I don't like maize meal porridge and vegetables

There are 3 main translations of papa in Setswana

: papa1papa2papa3

papa2

daddy

noun (classes 1a, 9, plural bopapa or dipapa)

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    daddy
    dad
    ‘Papa o ile tirong’ My dad has gone to work

There are 3 main translations of papa in Setswana

: papa1papa2papa3

papa3

dye

noun (classes 1a, 9, plural bopapa or dipapa)

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    dye
    ‘Mosese wa gagwê o ne wa tswa papa e ntsi fa a o tlhatswa’ A lot of dye came out of her new dress when she washed it