Translation of short in Northern Sotho

short

a makopana

adjectiveshortest, shorter

  • 1

    (with cl. 6)
    a makopana
    ‘I will wear a short-sleeved shirt’ Ke tla apara hempe ya matsogo a makopana
  • 2

    (with cl. 6, with cl. 8, cl. 10)
    tše kopana
    ‘Give examples of short incidents in this novel’ Efa mehlala ya ditiragalo tše kopana ka gare ga padi ye
  • 3

    (with cl. 9, with cl. 8, cl. 10)
    ye kopana
    ‘Reverend Tau's sermon was short this Sunday’ Thero ya Moruti Tau e bile ye kopana Sontaga se
  • 4

    (with cl. 9, with cl. 14)
    bjo bokopana
    ‘She died after a short illness’ O hlokofetše ka morago ga bolwetši bjo bokopana