/ˈʃʌŋgan/ (say 'shunggahn)

1. the Tsonga-speaking Bantu peoples in Mozambique and the Limpopo province of the Republic of South Africa.
2. (plural Shangaan or Shangaans) a member of this people, especially a goldminer.
3. of or relating to this people.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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