South African Language Web: Sesotho
Page with introduction, basic words and phrases, links and books on Sesotho.
Sesotho blog - discussions on Sesotho and the Basotho people. Also includes language quizzes.
African Languages: Sesotho
Includes introduction to language, hierarchy of the South-eastern Bantu language group. Also has a few links to related sites.
Search on the Internet with Google in the Sesotho language
Bosiu bo kgutsitseng
The Christmas song Silent Night in Sesotho
Sesotho words and phrases with German translations
Ethnologue report for Sesotho
Introduction and statistics on the language.
Friends of Lesotho: Sesotho
Introduction to language. Includes sound samples.
Indiana University Library: Sotho collection
List of Sotho publications available at this institution
Language Portraits: Sesotho poem
Translated poem with recording of it.
Sesotho language radio station. Mainly English content.
Short Sesotho glossary
See Lesotho: Culture
Description of cultural aspects of the Basotho people.
Sesotho Mailing List
List of various sources on and in the language Sesotho.
Travlang: Sesotho for travellers
Basic words and phrases for travelling purposes. Supports many other languages.
Sesotho pronunciation guide
World Bridge Linguistics: Sesotho
Contains an introducation, few words in Sesotho, a short translated paragraph and a sound file with numbers read in Sesotho.
Zulu & Sotho
Belgian website with words and phrases in Dutch, Zulu and Sesotho
EXAMPLES OF TEXTS IN SESOTHO
South African Coat of Arms
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Quotes from the Bible in Sesotho
The Constitution of South Africa (Sesotho tranlsation - PDF format)
Government of Lesotho
Official web site for the government of the Kingdom of Lesotho.
Various links and information on Lesotho and businesses in the country.
US Embassy in Lesotho
Embassy of the United States of America in Lesotho - some information on the country.
The Basotho: Baptist Mission in Lesotho and South Africa
Information on the mission and an introduction to the country and its people.
South African Languages Web
Information on all the eleven official languages of the Republic of South Africa. Also offers translation services in these languages.
Government of South Africa
Official web site for the government of the Republic of South Africa
Search engine for South African web sites.
Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB)
Language board for all the eleven official languages of South Africa.
Linguistics Society of Southern Africa (LSSA)
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