Dema language

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Native to Mozambique
Native speakers
5,000  (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 dmx
Glottolog dema1235[2]

Dema is a Bantu language of Mozambique. It is closely related to Shona.


  1. ^ Dema at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Dema". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.