Khoekhoe
Nama/Damara
Khoekhoegowab
Country Namibia, Botswana and South Africa
Region Orange River, Great Namaland, Damaraland
Ethnicity Khoikhoi, Nama, Damara, Haiǁom
Speakers
200,000 ± 10,000 (2011)
Family
Khoe
  • Khoekhoe
    • Khoekhoe
Dialects
AreaSouth central to Orange River, Great Namaland. Also in Botswana, South Africa.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 Either:
naq – Khoekhoe, Nama
hgm – Haiǁom
Glottolog nort3245  Subfamily: North Khoekhoe
nama1264  Language: Nama
haio1238  Language: Haiǁom-Akhoe
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The distribution of the Nama language in Namibia.
The Khoe language
Person Khoe-i
People Khoekhoen
Language Khoekhoegowab
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