Khoikhoi

noun
Khoi·​khoi | \ ˈkȯi-ˌkȯi How to pronounce Khoikhoi (audio) \
plural Khoikhoi

Definition of Khoikhoi

1 : a member of any of a group of Khoisan-speaking pastoral peoples of southern Africa
2 : the group of Khoisan languages spoken by the Khoikhoi

First Known Use of Khoikhoi

1801, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Khoikhoi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Khoikhoi. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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