There are 2 main translations of oma in Northern Sotho

: oma1oma2

oma1

become dry

verb

  • 1

    become dry
    ‘Ge pula e sa ne matamo le dinoka di tlo oma’ If it doesn't rain, the dams and rivers will become dry

There are 2 main translations of oma in Northern Sotho

: oma1oma2

oma2

pretend to hit

verb

  • 1

    pretend to hit
    threaten
    ‘Ge a realo ke ge a mo oma ka lepara’ While he was saying that, he threatened to hit him with a stick