Moniga language

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Moniga
Makhuwa-Moniga
Native to Mozambique
Native speakers
200,000  (2003)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 mhm
P.341[2]
Glottolog makh1265[3]

Moniga, or Makhuwa-Moniga, is a Bantu language spoken by a quarter million Makua people in Mozambique. It is closely related to Cuabo.[2]

References[edit]

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