Nyaneka language

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Nyaneka
Lunyaneka, Olunyaneka
Native to Angola
Native speakers
300,000 to 1.2 million (1996 and undated)[1]
incl. Ngambwe
Language codes
ISO 639-3 nyk
Glottolog nyan1305[2]
R.13[3]

Nyaneka is a Bantu language of Angola. The Ngambwe "dialect" is now considered a distinct language.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nyaneka at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Nyaneka". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online