Mangetti Dune !Xung


A language of Namibia

Alternate Names
!Ku, !Kung

500 in Namibia (2010 A. Miller).


Mangetti Dune and Omtaku.

Language Maps
Language Status

6a (Vigorous).


None known. Reportedly similar to Ekoka !Xung [knw].

Language Use

Home. Also use Afrikaans [afr] in more formal domains. Also use English [eng] in more formal domains.

Language Development
Radio programs.
Other Comments

Older speakers originally resided in Angola, but fled Angola due to the civil war. Some speakers left Namibia at Namibian Independence to continue their employment with the South African defence force in South Africa.