noun Xho·sa \ˈḵō-sə, ˈhō-, ˈkō- orˈḵȯ-sə, ˈhȯ-, ˈkȯ-\

Definition of Xhosa

  1. 1 :  a member of a Bantu-speaking people of Eastern Cape province

  2. 2 :  a Bantu language of the Xhosas

Origin and Etymology of xhosa

Xhosa -xhosa (as in umXhosa a Xhosa person)

First Known Use: 1801

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