Khoisan definition

  • noun:
    • a household of languages of south Africa, including those for the Khoikhoin together with San.
    • an associate regarding the Khoi or San men and women.
    • a household of languages spoken in south Africa
  • proper-noun:
    • The selection of Southern African indigenous people, comprising the Khoi and San. Indigenous towards semi-desert regions.
    • The group of languages associated with the Khoisan including Nama, ‡Hõã, ǃKung, ǃXũũ, Ju/’hoan, and ‡Kx’auǁ’ein.

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