Khoisan

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noun Khoi·san \ˈkȯi-ˌsän, -ˈsän\

Definition of Khoisan

  1. 1 :  a group of African peoples speaking Khoisan languages

  2. 2 :  a family of African languages comprising principally Khoikhoi and the Bushman languages

Origin and Etymology of khoisan

Khoikhoi + San


First Known Use: 1930


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