There are 2 main translations of hlolwa in Northern Sotho

: hlolwa1hlolwa2

hlolwa1

be looked at

verb

  • 1

    be looked at
    be checked
    ‘Balwetši ba hlolwa ke ngaka gabedi mo letšatšing’ Patients are checked by the doctor twice a day

There are 2 main translations of hlolwa in Northern Sotho

: hlolwa1hlolwa2

hlolwa2

be caused

verb

  • 1

    be caused
    ‘Mokgohlwane o hlolwa ke twatši yeo e bago gona kudu marega’ Flu is caused by a virus that occurs mostly during winter
  • 2

    be created
    ‘Ke ge ke šetše ke beilwe kgoši kgalekgale, pele ga mathomothomo, lefase le sešo la hlolwa’ I had already been made king long ago, before the very beginning, before the earth had been created