Translation of oil in Northern Sotho

oil

oli

nounPlural oils

  • 1

    Geography
    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
    • seela seo se hwetšagalago ka fase ga mobu, sa šomišwa bjalo ka ditlotši le dibešwa
  • 2

    Cooking
    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
    • seela sa makhura seo se dirišwago go apea