Translation of time in Northern Sotho

time

nako

nounPlural times

  • 1

    nako
    lebaka
    sebaka
    ‘It is now time to go to sleep’ Ke nako ya go robala bjale
    ‘Why did you take such a long time to come back?’ Nkane o tšere lebaka le letelele go boa?
    ‘Her mother never found the time to go and see the teacher’ Mmagwe o be a se a nke a hwetša sebaka sa go yo bonana le morutiši
  • 2

    mohla
    (occasion) lekga
    ‘Everything has its own time’ Tšohle di na le mohla wa tšona
    ‘She says that it was the second time that she saw them doing this’ O bolela gore o ba bona lekga la bobedi ba dira ka tsela ye