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Thought via Path

Yesterday in my meeting I got up to greet these two ladies that I had never met but usually support via email and phone. Their jaws dropped wide open, their eyes glistened and they couldn’t find the word hello in their vocabs.

I thought to myself: hmmmm, so that’s what I look like when I see a good pair of shoes!

Now I know…now I know. – Read on Path.



It has become embedded in the Batswana people to name the offsprings and award names that reflect or depict the great work of God. Every Setswana name revolves around the deeds or aspirations and plans of the Almighty. When looking at the names (illustrated) you will learn that every one of the names reflects on the happiness, sadness and hope brought upon by God. Each name is a symbol to the parents of what they want to see from you or what your birth meant at that moment in time.

C,X,Q,V,J,Z (these alphabets do not exist in the Setswana vocabulary) U,H,Y( these alphabets do exist however we do not have names that begin with them).

Information provided by: Gaopalelwe Nke | Illustration Gifs by Thandiwe Tshabalala a.k.a CMYKaffir.


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