Hemba language

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Hemba
Native to Democratic Republic of the Congo
Region Katanga province
Ethnicity Hemba people
Native speakers
180,000  (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 hem
L.34[2]

Hemba (Emba), also known as Eastern Luba, is a Bantu language of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is spoken by the Hemba people.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hemba at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online