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Sesotho Line breaks: Se¦so|tho
Pronunciation: /sɛˈsuːtuː/

Definition of Sesotho in English:


[mass noun]
The South Sotho language of the Basotho people, an official language in Lesotho and South Africa, with over 5 million speakers. Also called Southern Sotho.
Example sentences
  • The Sotho language, or Sesotho, is a Bantu language closely related to Setswana.
  • While her mother tongue is Afrikaans, she speaks some Spanish and some Sesotho, learned while in Maseru.
  • They translated the Bible into Sesotho, taught us how to scribble on slate to represent our language, printed books, and so on.


The name in Sesotho.

Words that rhyme with Sesotho

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