Ju|’hoan

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A language of Botswana

Alternate Names
!Xo, Dobe Kung, Dzu’oasi, Ju’oasi, Kung, Kung-Tsumkwe, Tsumkwe, Xaixai, Xû, Xun, Zhu’oasi
Population

5,000 in Botswana (2002). Population total all countries: 33,600.

Location

North West district: west of Nokaneng; Ghanzi district: Grootelaagte, Kanagas, Ghanzi, and commercial farms.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

‡Kx’au||’ein (||Au||ei, ||X’au||’e, ‡Kx’au||’ei, Auen, Kaukau, Koko, Kung-Gobabis), Dzu’oasi (Ssu Ghassi, Zhu’oase), Nogau (Agau).

Language Use

Also use English [eng], Naro [nhr], Tswana [tsn].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar. NT: 2008.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian.

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