Hangaza

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A language of Tanzania

Alternate Names
Kihangaza
Population

150,000 (1987).

Location

Northwest, Kagera Region, Ngara and Biharamulo districts, southwest of Bukoba; also in Kigoma Region.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Lexical similarity: 85% with Shubi [suj], 83% with Rundi [run], 77% with Ha [haq], 72% with Rwanda [kin].

Language Use

All ages. Positive attitudes.

Language Development
Bible portions: 1938.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].