Rombo language

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Native to Tanzania
Region Kilimanjaro Region, Chaga area
Native speakers
1.5 million  (date missing)[citation needed]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 rof
Glottolog romb1244[1]
E.623 (ex-E.62c)[2]

The Rombo language, or Kirombo, is a Bantu language of Tanzania spoken by the Chaga people, in the Chaga area of the Kilimanjaro region. Rombo forms a dialect continuum with other Chaga languages.

Rombo dialects are Useri (Kiseri), Mashati, Mkuu, and Keni.[2]


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