Xhosa

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Xhosa, where the sequence xh denotes a click (/ˈkǁʰoːsa/).

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Xhosa (countable and uncountable, plural Xhosas or Xhosa)

  1. (countable) Any member of a Bantu people from South Africa, most of whom live in the Eastern Cape.
  2. (uncountable) The language of these people, a Bantu language related to Zulu.

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Oxford Advanced learner's Dictionary
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Xhosa” (US) / “Xhosa” (UK) in Macmillan Dictionary
  3. 3.0 3.1 Xhosa” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, Dictionary.com, LLC, 1995–present.

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