Subi language

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Native toTanzania
RegionLake Victoria
Native speakers
Language codes
ISO 639-3xsj
Glottologsubi1247  (retired)[2]

Subi is a minor Bantu language of Tanzania, spoken on the southern shore of Lake Victoria. It is not listed in most sources, including Linguasphere. It has at times been confused with Shubi, though the two are not especially closely related.


  1. ^ Subi at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Subi". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.