Translation of branch in Northern Sotho

branch

thabe

nounPlural branches

  • 1

    (of a tree or river) thabe
    ‘These peaches are borne on one branch of the tree’ Diperekisi tše di hlogile go thabe e tee ya mohlare
  • 2

    lekala
    (of a tree) kala
    ‘The branch of a tree will not grow if the tree does not get what it should’ Lekala la mohlare le tla palelwa ke go phela ge mohlare o sa hwetše tše di lokilego
    ‘He took an axe and started chopping off the branches of that tree’ O ile a tšea selepe a thoma go rema dikala tša mohlare woo