Mzansi Taal



Direct translation: faeces, stool, shit

The word has various meaning depending on the context in which it is used.


1.The word is used in a similar manner to the colloquial English word ‘shit’.

2.The word can also be used as a compliment to tell someone that they are really good at something.

“O masepa ka science” – “you or he/she is good at science”

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  • Pontsho says:

    Can also be used to refer to a beautiful lady as in like “Ngwanola ona le masepa”

    The other term can be used to insult someone as in like “O mpotsa masepa sarn”

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