Translation of degree in Northern Sotho

degree

dikgato

nounPlural degrees

  • 1

    science
    dikgato
    ‘In South Africa we measure temperature in degrees Celsius’ Mo Afrika-Borwa re ela themperetšha ka dikgato tša Celsius
    • a unit for measuring temperature, usually on a scale such as Celsius or Fahrenheit
  • 2

    Mathematics
    kgato
    ‘A right angle is 90 degrees’ Khutlotsepa ke kgato tše 90
    • a unit for measuring angles, equal to 1/360 of a full revolution
  • 3

    Geography
    kgato
    ‘Degrees of latitude and longitude can be further subdivided into minutes’ Dikgato tša mogaranafase le lesetafase di ka ngwathaganywa gape ka metsotso
    • a unit for measuring latitude or longitude, equal to 1/360 of a circle
  • 4

    tikrii
    ‘When you graduate from university or college, you get a degree or a diploma’ Ge o apara go tšwa yunibesithi goba kholetšhe, o hwetša tikrii goba diploma