There are 2 main translations of patlame in Northern Sotho

: patlame1patlame2

patlame1

verb

  • 1

    (must) lie down (on the stomach)

There are 2 main translations of patlame in Northern Sotho

: patlame1patlame2

patlame2

verb

  • 1

    be lying (on the stomach)
    ‘Sello o patlame bolaong o bogetše diswantšho lebotong’ Sello was lying on his stomach on the bed, looking at the pictures on the wall