Luguru language

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Luguru
Ikiruguru
Native to Tanzania
Ethnicity Luguru
Native speakers
690,000  (2001)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ruf
G.35[2]
Glottolog lugu1238[3]

Luguru is a Bantu language spoken by the Luguru people of the Morogoro region of Tanzania. The name is also spelled Lughuru, Lugulu, Ruguru. It is closely related to Gogo and Zaramo, but is not intelligible with other languages.

References[edit]

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