Sama language (Angola)

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Not to be confused with Sama language or Sama language (Gabon).
Native to Angola
Native speakers
24,000  (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 smd
Glottolog sama1300[2]

Sama is a Bantu language of Angola that appears to be closely related to Kimbundu.


  1. ^ Sama at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Sama (Angola)". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online