Definition of Kung in English:


Syllabification: Kung
Pronunciation: /ko͝oNG

noun (plural same)

  • 1A member of a San (Bushman) people of the Kalahari Desert in southern Africa.
  • 2The Khoisan language of the Kung.


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  • Relating to the Kung or their language.
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    • The Kung Bushmen of the Kalahari revere the praying mantis as a divine messenger.


Khoikhoi !Kung, literally 'people'.

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