Sangu language (Tanzania)

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Not to be confused with Sangu language (Gabon) or Sango language of Central Africa.
Sangu
Kisangu
Native to Tanzania
Native speakers
unknown (75,000 cited 1987)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 sbp
Glottolog sang1330[2]
G.61[3]
Linguasphere 99-AUS-ud

Sangu (also called Kisangu, Kisango, Kirori, Eshisango, Rori, and Sango) is a language spoken in Tanzania by approximately 75,000 (1987) Sangu people.

References[edit]

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