Mwera

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A language of Tanzania

Alternate Names
Chimwera, Cimwera, Kimwera, Mwela
Population

469,000 (Johnstone and Mandryk 2001).

Location

Southeast, mostly Lindi Region, Nachingwea, Ruangwa, and Lindi Urban and Rural districts, north of Makonde; also in Mtwara Region.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Language Use

Vigorous. All ages. Also use Swahili [swh].

Language Development
Grammar. Bible portions: 2011.
Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

Muslim, Christian.