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Bushi
[buc] West cost of Grande-Terre, the main island. Population: 47,900 (2012). Status: 6b* (Threatened). Alternate Names: Antalaotra, Kibuki, Sakalava, Shibushi. Autonym: Kibushi. Dialects: Kibushi-Kimaore (Shibushi Shimaore), Kiantalaotse. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Greater Barito, East, Malagasy.

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Comorian, Maore
[swb] Widespread. Population: 152,000 in Mayotte (2012). Total users in all countries: 156,500. Status: 5* (Developing). De facto language of national identity. Alternate Names: Comores Swahili, Comorian, Comoro, Komoro, Maore. Autonym: Shimaore. Classification: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Volta-Congo, Benue-Congo, Bantoid, Southern, Narrow Bantu, Central, G, Swahili (G.44).

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French
[fra] Population: 133,700 in Mayotte, all users. L1 users: 6,700 in Mayotte (2009 UNSD). L2 users: 127,000 (2012). Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (1958, French Constitution, Article 2), as special French collectivity. Alternate Names: Français. Classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Gallo-Romance, Gallo-Rhaetian, Oïl, French.

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