Translation of of in Northern Sotho

of

wa

preposition

  • 1

    (with cl. 1, with cl. 3)
    wa
    ‘A messenger of the court brought the papers for me to sign’ Moromiwa wa kgoro ya tsheko o tlišitše dipampiri gore ke di saene
  • 2

    (with cl. 2)
    ba
    ‘The men of the village went to the meeting’ Banna ba motse ba ile kopanong
  • 3

    (with cl. 4, with cl. 9)
    ya
    ‘The workers will be paid their wages at the end of the week’ Bašomi ba tla amogetšwa meputso ya bona mafelelo a beke
  • 4

    (with cl. 5)
    la
    ‘The letter of the teacher has been submitted to the chairperson’ Lengwalo la morutiši le fetišeditšwe go modulasetulo
  • 5

    (with cl. 6)
    a
    ‘The government must help the members of the SANDF and their families’ Mmušo o swanetše go thuša maloko a SANDF le ba malapa a bona
  • 6

    (with cl. 7)
    sa
    ‘My father's axe (axe of my father) is broken’ Selepe sa tate se robegile
  • 7

    (with cl. 8, with cl. 10)
    tša
    ‘The organization is very concerned about the rights of women’ Mokgatlo o hlokomela kudu ditokelo tša basadi
  • 8

    (with cl. 14)
    bja
    ‘It is not a good thing to take the children's porridge (porridge of the children) and to give it to the puppies’ Ga go botse ge motho a ka tšea bogobe bja bana, a bo lahlela dimpšanyana
  • 9

    (with cl. 15, loc. classes)
    ga
    ‘He put the piece of meat on top of the stone to dry’ O beile nama godimo ga leswika gore e ome