There are 3 main translations of phala in Setswana

: phala1phala2phala3

phala1

whistle

noun (classes 9, 9, plural diphala or diphala)

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    whistle
    ‘Molaola motshamekô o ne a letsa phala go supa fa o fedile’ The referee blew the whistle to signal the end of the game

There are 3 main translations of phala in Setswana

: phala1phala2phala3

phala2

impala

noun (classes 9, 9, plural diphala or diphala)

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    impala

There are 3 main translations of phala in Setswana

: phala1phala2phala3

phala3

surpass

verb

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    surpass
    ‘Keresemose ya ngwaga o e tlile go phala ya ngôgôla ka monate’ This year's Christmas festivities are going to surpass last year's