Nyungwe

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A language of Mozambique

Alternate Names
Chinyungwe, Chinyungwi, Cinyungwe, Nyongwe, Teta, Tete, Yungwe
Population

439,000 (2006).

Location

Tete province: Zambezi river banks north of Sena [seh] language area; Manica province: east bank, Luenha river, east from Changara.

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Language Status

3 (Wider communication).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Sena [seh].

Language Use

Used as L2 by Phimbi [phm].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar. Bible portions: 1897–2010.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].