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Bushi
[buc] 39,000 (2001). Status: 6b (Threatened). Alternate Names: Antalaotra, Kibuki, Kibushi, Sakalava, Shibushi, Shibushi Shimaore Dialects: Kiantalaotse, Kibushi-Kimaore. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Greater Barito, East, Malagasy

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Comorian, Maore
[swb] Also in France, Madagascar, Réunion. 92,800 in Mayotte (Johnstone 1993). Population total all countries: 97,300. Status: 5 (Developing). De facto language of national identity. Alternate Names: Comores Swahili, Comorian, Comoro, Komoro, Maore, Shimaore Classification: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Volta-Congo, Benue-Congo, Bantoid, Southern, Narrow Bantu, Central, G, Swahili (G.44) Comments: Muslim.

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French
[fra] 2,450 in Mayotte (Johnstone 1993). Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (1958, French Constitution, Article 2), as special French collectivity. Classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Gallo-Romance, Gallo-Rhaetian, Oïl, French

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