Translation of pele in English:

pele

first

noun

  • 1

    first
    ‘Ka la ka moswana mosadi ke yena a ilego a tsoga pele, a bediša meetse a go hlapa’ In the morning, it was the woman who got up first and heated water for washing
  • 2

    before
    ‘Bala potšišo ka šedi pele o thoma go ngwala’ Read the question carefully before you start writing

Usage

Although 'pele' is a noun, it is often used as an adverb.