There are 2 main translations of lokela in Northern Sotho

: lokela1lokela2

lokela1

be good for

verb

  • 1

    be good for
    be suitable for
    ‘Go fola motšoko ga se gwa lokela mmele’ Smoking tobacco is not good for you
  • 2

    be ready for
    ‘Ga se a itšhidulla ka fao ga se a lokela diphadišano tša mabelo’ He didn't exercise, so he is not ready for the athletics competition

There are 2 main translations of lokela in Northern Sotho

: lokela1lokela2

lokela2

insert

verb

  • 1

    insert
    put in(to)
    ‘Kedibone o ile a lokela diaparo ka mokotleng gomme a wela tsela’ Kedibone put her clothes into a bag and started the trip