Taung

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Taung
Coordinates: 27°32′0″S 24°47′8″E / 27.53333°S 24.78556°E / -27.53333; 24.78556
Naga Afrika Borwa
Porofense Leboa Bodikela
Mmasepala Setereke Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati
Mmušôselegae Greater Taung
Sekgôba[1]
 • Total 20.75 km2 (8.01 sq mi)
Setšhaba (2011)[1]
 • Total 18,289
 • Density 880/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Dipersente tša merafe (2011)[1]
 • Bathobaso 98.8%
 • Bammala 0.4%
 • MaIndia 0.5%
 • Makgowa 0.1%
 • Šele 0.2%
Dipolelo tša ntlha (2011)[1]
 • Setswana 89.6%
 • Sethosa 2.8%
 • Seisimane 1.5%
 • Sesotho 1.1%
 • Šele 5.0%
Nomoro ya poso (Setarata) 8584
Nomoro ya poso (Lepokisi) 8584
Area code 053
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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.