1(cry of alarm)‘Ke leka go phonyokga fela ga go thuše selo. Ke a lla. "Sebatakgomo! Ke re nthušeng hle!"’ — I try to escape, but to no avail. I shout, "Sebatakgomo! I say, please help me!"
2predator‘Ka ge go be go šetše go apogile, Motswetlana o ile a yo tšea kiribane mme a yo rwala sebatakgomo sela, mola ba bego ba se fihlile’ — Since the clouds had already lifted, Motswetlana took the wheelbarrow and picked up the predator from where they had hidden it
3(respectful form of address)‘Kgoši o ile a re go yena: "Laela magageno." "Sebatakgomo ke a go rapela!"’ — The chief said to him, "Say farewell to your people." "My lord, I beg you!"