Ila

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A language of Zambia

Alternate Names
Chiila, Shukulumbwe, Sukulumbwe
Population

82,900 (2010 census).

Location

Central and Southern provinces, Kafue river west bend, west of Sala [shq] language area.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Ila, Lumbu, Lundwe.

Language Use

Home, community, traditional ceremonies. All ages. Positive attitudes.

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar. NT: 1915–1945.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].