Sidi language

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Native to India
Region Gujarat
Extinct mid 20th century
Language codes
ISO 639-3 None (mis)
Glottolog None

Sidi, also known as Habsi (Abyssinian), is an extinct Bantu language of India, descended from Swahili. It was reported to still be spoken in the mid 20th century in Kathiawar, Gujarat.[2]


  1. ^ Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online
  2. ^ Whiteley, 1969, Swahili: The Rise of a National Language