Phetolelo ya letheka ka go Seisemane

letheka

waist

Pronunciation /lethêka/

leina (class 5, bontši matheka)

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    waist
    hip
    ‘Ba be ba mo kala letheka gore ba mo rokele borokgo bja go mo lekana’ They were measuring his waist so that they could sew him trousers that would fit him

Usage

The noun 'letheka' is sometimes found without the prefix 'le-', thus as 'theka'.