Vanuma language

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Vanuma
South Nyali
Native toDemocratic Republic of the Congo
RegionIturi Province
Native speakers
(6,700 cited 1993)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3vau
Glottologvanu1242[2]
D.331[3]

Vanuma (Bvanuma), or South Nyali, is a minor Bantu language of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is lexically similar to Ndaka and Budu, Mbo, and Nyali.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Vanuma at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Vanuma". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online
  4. ^ "Mbo". Ethnologue. Retrieved 2011-10-13.