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Gorachouqua, plural noun

Forms:
Gorachouqua’s, GorachouquasShow more Also Gorachouqua’s, Gorachouquas, Korachoqua.
Origin:
KhoikhoiShow more Khoikhoi, see quotation 1933.
obs. except in historical contexts
Collectively, the members of a Khoikhoi people of the south-western Cape believed to be the ancestors of the modern Kora peoples (see Kora sense 1). Also attributive. See also Saldanha sense 1 a.
Note:
As is the case with many names of peoples and groups in South African English, this word has been found only in plural uses; however, it may be that it has also been used in unrecorded singular forms.
1670 [see Cochoqua].
1989 Reader’s Digest Illust. Hist. of S. Afr. 44Also living on or near the Cape Peninsula were the Gorachouqua and the Goringhaiqua.
Collectively, the members of a Khoikhoi people of the south-western Cape believed to be the ancestors of the modern Kora peoples (see Kora1). Also attributive.

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