Translation of big in Northern Sotho

big

yo mogolo

adjectivebigger, biggest

  • 1

    (with cl. 1)
    yo mogolo
  • 2

    (with cl. 1, with cl. 2)
    ba bagolo
  • 3

    (with cl. 2, with cl. 3)
    wo mogolo
    ‘The job done by these men is a big one’ Mošomo wo o dirwago ke banna ba ke wo mogolo
  • 4

    (with cl. 4, with cl. 3)
    ye megolo
    ‘There are big buildings in town’ Go na le meago ye megolo ka gare ga toropo
  • 5

    (with cl. 4, with cl. 5)
    le legolo
    ‘My family is big’ Lapa la gešo ke le legolo
  • 6

    (with cl. 5, with cl. 6)
    a magolo
    ‘The mountains there have big rocks’ Dithaba tša gona di na le maswika a magolo
  • 7

    (with cl. 7, with cl. 6)
    se segolo
  • 8

    (with cl. 8, cl. 10, with cl. 7)
    tše kgolo
    tše dikgolo
    ‘Mines are created only by big companies’ Meepo e dirwa fela ke dikhamphani tše kgolo
    ‘She saw two big dogs coming towards her’ O bone dimpša tše pedi tše dikgolo di etla di mo lebile
  • 9

    (with cl. 9, with cl. 8, cl. 10)
    ye kgolo
    ‘The elephant is the biggest animal of all’ Tlou ke phoofolo ye kgolo go feta diphoofolo tše dingwe
  • 10

    (with cl. 9, with cl. 14)
    bjo bogolo
    ‘She causes big trouble’ O hlola bothata bjo bogolo
  • 11

    (with cl. 5)
    le letona
  • 12

    (with cl. 5, with cl. 6)
    a matona
  • 13

    (with cl. 6, with cl. 8, cl. 10)
    tše tona
    tše ditona
  • 14

    (with cl. 9, with cl. 8, cl. 10)
    ye tona