Phetolelo ya mmotlana ka go Seisemane

mmotlana

humble person

Pronunciation /mmôtlana/

leina (class 1, bontši babotlana)

  • 1

    humble person
    modest person
    ‘Go hloka mothuši go be go fetošitše Sibongile mmotlana wa nnete’ Not having an assistant changed Sibongile into a really humble person
  • 2

    poor person
    ‘MmagoMahlako o be a tla reng ka ge e le mmotlana, monna wa gagwe a hlokofetše mengwagangwaga’ What could Mahlako's mother say since she was a poor person and her husband had died a long time ago