Translation of oil in Northern Sotho

oil

oli

nounPlural oils

Life Orientation

  • 1

    oli
    ‘The price of a barrel of oil went up as a result of the war’ Theko ya faki ya oli e hlatlogile ka lebaka la ntwa
    ‘I want to check if there is still enough oil in my car’ Ke nyaka go hlola oli ka koloing ya ka gore e sa lekane naa
    • a liquid, found underground, used as a lubricant and as a fuel
  • 2

    makhura
    ‘We should include some oil in our diet to make it balanced’ Re swanetše go tšhela makhura ka gare ga dijo tša rena go di dira tše di lekanetšego
    • liquid fat used in cooking