Mwera

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A language of Tanzania

Alternate Names
Chimwera, Cimwela, Cimwera, Kimwera, Mwela
Population

469,000 (Johnstone and Mandryk 2001).

Location

Lindi region: Nachingwea, Ruangwa, and Lindi urban and rural districts, north of Makonde; 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

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Muslim, Christian.