Taung

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Taung
Taung is located in Leboa Bodikela
Taung
Taung
 Taung laêditšê ka gare Leboa Bodikela
Coordinates: 27°32′0″S 24°47′8″E / 27.53333°S 24.78556°E / -27.53333; 24.78556
NagaAfrika Borwa
PorofenseLeboa Bodikela
Mmasepala SeterekeDr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati
MmušôselegaeGreater Taung
Sekgôba[1]
 • Total20.75 km2 (8.01 sq mi)
Setšhaba (2011)[1]
 • Total18,289
 • Density880/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Dipersente tša merafe (2011)[1]
 • Bathobaso98.8%
 • Bammala0.4%
 • MaIndia0.5%
 • Makgowa0.1%
 • Šele0.2%
Dipolelo tša ntlha (2011)[1]
 • Setswana89.6%
 • Sethosa2.8%
 • Seisimane1.5%
 • Sesotho1.1%
 • Šele5.0%
Nomoro ya poso (Setarata)8584
Nomoro ya poso (Lepokisi)8584
Khoutu ya lefelo053
The Taung Child skull as seen when it was exhibited at the Maropeng visitor's centre at the Cradle of Humankind in early 2007.

Taung ke village nyane go feta Mmušoselegae wa Greater Taung wa diporofense Leboa Bodikela ka moka Afrika Borwa.

The name means place of the lion and was named after Tau, the chief of the Setswana speaking Legoya or BaTaung tribe. Tau is the Tswana word for lion.

Ditšhupetšo[lokiša | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Main Place Taung". Census 2011.