Kwangali

Language Data

  • Alternate names: Kwangare, Kwangari, Rukwangali, Rukwangari, Sikwangali; Also, in Angola: Cuangar, Kwangare, Kwangari, Rukwangali, Rukwangari, Sikwangali
  • Dialects: Sambio, Sambiu, Sambyu, Shisambyu
  • Scriptures published:
    • Bible (1987)
    • New Testament (1974)
    • Portions (1960)
    • The JESUS Film See above
  • Literacy: No information available.
    Second Language: No information available.
  • Primary country: Namibia
  • Region: Kavango East and Kavango West regions
  • Also used in: Angola,
  • Religion: No information available.
  • Status: Recognized language in Namibia
  • Number of users: 84,000 (73,100 in Namibia (2000); 10,900 in Angola (2000))
  • Vitality: Developing

(data from Ethnologue and other sources)