There are 2 main translations of miss in Northern Sotho

: miss1Miss2

miss1

foša

verbmisses, missing, missed

  • 1

    (a mark) foša
    ‘They threw stones at the car, but they missed’ Ba rile ba betša sefatanaga ka maswika ba se foša
    ‘I tried to kick the ball, but I missed’ Ke lekile go raga kgwele, eupša ka e foša
  • 2

    hlolosela
    ‘I will miss you when you leave this school’ Ke tlo go hlolosela ge o tlogela sekolo se
  • 3

    šia
    ‘If I get to the station too late, I will miss the train’ Ge nka fihla setišing morago ga nako, ke tlo siiwa ke setimela
  • 4

    hlaela
    ‘I was sleeping and so I missed the programme on the radio’ Ke be ke robetše gomme ka hlaelwa ke lenaneo seyalemoyeng

There are 2 main translations of miss in Northern Sotho

: miss1Miss2

Miss2

Mohumagatšana

nounPlural Misses

  • 1

    (unmarried woman) Mohumagatšana
    ‘Miss Potgieter’ Mohumagatšana Potgieter