L1 users: 13,000 (2002). Ethnic population: 30,000 (Dimmendaal and Voeltz 2007).
Dodoma region: Kondoa district, southeast of Langi [lag] language area, Goima, Chambalo, and Mirambu villages; Manyara region.
SOV; prepositions, genitives, articles, adjectives, numerals, relatives after noun heads; 5 suffixes; verbal suffixes mark person, number, gender of subject; preverbal clitics mark person of subject; causatives; CV, CVV, CVC (restriction on second CCV); tonal.
Latin script [Latn].
Christian, Muslim, traditional religion.