ǀXam

An extinct Khoisan language once spoken in South Africa.

Wikipedia foundation.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • ǀXam language — unicode|ǀXam, or ǀXam Kakǃʼe, is an extinct Khoisan language of South Africa, part of the ǃKwi language group. It was closely related to the Nǀu language, which still has a few speakers. The bar symbol in the name ǀXam represents a dental click… …   Wikipedia

  • ǀXam and ǂKhomani heartland — The ǀXam [1][2][3][4][5][6] and ǂKhomani heartland tentative World Heritage Site, consists of regions located to the south and north of Upington, respectively, in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa. The …   Wikipedia

  • Xam — ǀXam Hablantes Lengua muerta Familia Lenguas joisanas  Tuu   ǃKwi    ǀXam Estatus oficial Oficial en Ningún país Regu …   Wikipedia Español

  • Wilhelm Bleek — Wilhelm Heinrich Immanuel Bleek (March 8, 1827 August 17, 1875) was a German linguist. His work included A Comparative Grammar of South African Languages and his great project jointly executed with Lucy Lloyd: The Bleek and Lloyd Archive of ǀXam… …   Wikipedia

  • Northern Cape — For other uses, see North Cape (disambiguation). Northern Cape Noord Kaap (Afrikaans) Kapa Bokone(Tswana) Mntla Koloni (Xhosa) …   Wikipedia

  • Seroa dialect — Seroa ǃGãǃne, ǁKuǁe Spoken in South Africa, Lesotho Extinct 19?? Language family Tuu …   Wikipedia

  • Tuu languages — Infobox Language family name=Tuu altname=Southern Khoisan (obsolete), Taa ǃKwi region=South Africa and Botswana familycolor=Khoisan family=Traditionally considered Khoisan, it may be one of the world s primary language families child1=Taa… …   Wikipedia

  • Nǁng language — Nǁng Nǀu Spoken in South Africa Ethnicity Nǁnǂe (ǂKhomani) Native speakers 7  (2010) Language family …   Wikipedia

  • Click consonant — Manners of articulation Obstruent Plosive (occlusive) Affricate Fricative Sibilant Sonorant Nasal Flap/Tap Approximant …   Wikipedia

  • Khoisan languages — Infobox Language family name=Khoisan region=Kalahari Desert familycolor=Khoisan family=Khoisan (term of convenience) child1=Kwadi Khoe child2=Juu ǂHoan child3=Tuu child4=Sandawe child5=Hadza iso2=khi The Khoisan languages (also Khoesaan… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.