There are 2 main translations of bonwe in Northern Sotho

: bonwe1bonwe2

bonwe1

(must) be seen

Pronunciation /bônwe//bônwê/

verb

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    (must) be seen
    ‘Ga a tšhabe gore a bonwe’ He is not scared of being seen

There are 2 main translations of bonwe in Northern Sotho

: bonwe1bonwe2

bonwe2

was seen

verb

  • 1

    was seen
    were seen
    ‘Mahodu a bonwe a etšwa ka lebenkeleng a rwele thoto’ The thieves were seen coming out of the shop, carrying goods