Definición de Xhosa en inglés:

Xhosa

Silabificación: Xho·sa
Pronunciación: /ˈkōsə, ˈkô-, ˈKHō-, ˈKHô-
 
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sustantivo (plural igual or Xhosas)

  • 1A member of a South African people traditionally living in the Eastern Cape Province. They form the second largest ethnic group in South Africa after the Zulus.
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    • His playmates were Xhosa children and he was to retain a lifelong fluency in the language.
    • We know much about the shifting value of beads in trade with the Xhosa.
    • The Zulus supported the apartheid regime and are a thorn in the side of the new government, which is dominated by the Xhosas.
  • 2The Nguni language of the Xhosa.
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    • To add to that she has very little or no knowledge of Zulu or Xhosa, languages which Mafikizolo uses.
    • Do we have anything similar for it in English, Afrikaans, Xhosa or Zulu perhaps?
    • Performed in Zulu, Afrikaans, English and Xhosa, each performer speaks in his or her native language.

adjetivo

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  • Relating to the Xhosa or their language.
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    • Little is known about the color symbolism of Xhosa beads apart from white.
    • This skirt is still worn today, in a simplified version, by some Xhosa women on ceremonial occasions.
    • And I had to tell them it was on male circumcision amongst the Xhosa tribes.

Origen

from the stem of Xhosa umXhosa (plural amaXhosa).

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noun
a small amount; a little