Articles related to the khoikhoi
Pre-Colonial Cultures in South Africa: San and Khoikhoi
Two thousand years ago the first of several waves colonists swept into South Africa. In the first of these waves, the pastoralist Khoikhoi moved down into the ...
Khoikhoi -- Who are the Khoikhoi - African History - About.com
Definition: Name for the indigenous pastoralists of southern Africa. Khoikhoi, which means 'men of men', originates from the name of a single chiefdom, and ...
The Cape Herders: A History of the Khoikhoi of Southern Africa
With a subtitle of A History of the Khoikhoi of Southern Africa this light text book, aimed at secondary school learners, describes the history and present ...
History of South Africa Books - African History - About.com
The Cape Herders: A History of the Khoikhoi of Southern Africa · With a subtitle of A History of the Khoikhoi of Southern Africa this lightweight (and politically ...
Ordinance 50 - African History - About.com
Apart from the creation of Kat River Settlement near Fort Beaufort in 1829 (on land taken from the Xhosa and subsequently granted to 800 Khoikhoi settlers) very ...
Afrikaners in South Africa - Overview and History - Geography
To aid them in agriculture, the Europeans imported slaves from places like Malaysia and Madagascar , and enslaved some local tribes, such as the Khoikhoi ...
Khoisan -- Who are the Khoisan - African History - About.com
This Day in African History: April 07 - About.com
Da Nova names the bay Golfo dos Vaquieros (bay of herdsmen) after the local Khoi-Khoi, who he fails to make contact with. (The bay was renamed Mossel Bay ...
Namibia Timeline - African History - About.com
(The Damara now make up around 8% of the population of Namibia and speak a Khoikhoi language like that of the Nama people). c.1000 BCE, Southern ...
This Day in African History: April 05 - About.com
1660, 5 April Jan van Riebeeck is approached by the Vryburgers (Free Burgers) and prompted to initiate peace negotiations with the local Khoi-Khoi, the ...