Ganza language

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Native to Sudan, Ethiopia
Region Asosa Zone of Benishangul-Gumuz Region
Native speakers
3,000 (2007)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 gza
Glottolog ganz1246[2]

Ganza (also Ganzo, Koma) is an Afro-Asiatic language (Omotic), spoken in Sudan and in the western Benishangul-Gumuz region of Ethiopia, specifically in the village districts of Penishuba and Yabeldigis.


  • Smolders, Joshua. 2015. A Wordlist of Ganza. Addis Ababa: SIL Ethiopia.


  1. ^ Ganza at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Ganza". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.