Kwaya language

Kwaya is a Bantu language of Tanzania. Jita–Kara–Kwaya are close to being dialects; Maho (2009) separates Ruri from Kwaya as equally distinct.

Kwaya
Native toTanzania
RegionMara Region
Native speakers
120,000 (2005)[1]
Dialects
  • Kwaya
  • Ruri
Language codes
ISO 639-3kya
Glottologkway1241
JE.251,253[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Kwaya at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online