Samia language

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Samia
Olusaamia
Native to Uganda, Kenya
Region Vihiga District
Native speakers
460,000  (2002 & 2009 censuses)[1]
Dialects
Samia
Songa (?)
Language codes
ISO 639-3 lsm
JE.34,343[2]

Samia (Saamia) is a Bantu language spoken by the Luhya people of Uganda and Kenya. Ethnologue includes Songa as a dialect, but it may be a separate language.[3]

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References[edit]

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