Kunda language

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Kunda
Cikunda
Native to Zimbabwe, Zambia, into Mozambique
Native speakers
190,000  (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 kdn
Glottolog kund1255[2]
N.42[3]
Pidgin Chikunda
Native to Mozambique
Region Zambezi River
Native speakers
extinct[3]
Kunda-based pidgin
Language codes
ISO 639-3 None (mis)
Glottolog None
N.40A[3]

Kunda (Chikunda) is a Bantu language of Zimbabwe and Zambia, with a few thousand speakers in Mozambique.

There is an extinct pidgin Chikunda once used for trade.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kunda at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Kunda (Sena)". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ a b c d Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online