Language Data

  • Alternate names: Ajo, Ato Majang, Ato Majanger-Onk, Majanjiro, Masango, Masongo, Mesengo, Ojanjur, Tama
  • Scriptures published:
    • Portions (1993)
  • Literacy: Taught as medium of instruction in Gambela State in the early grades. Literacy rate in second language(s): 21%. Taught in primary schools
    Second Language: No information available.
  • Primary country: Ethiopia
  • Region: Oromia and Gambela regions; Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' region: a long, narrow belt between Bure, east of Gambela, and Guraferda south
  • Religion: traditional religion, Christian
  • Livelihood: Swidden agriculturalists; beekeepers; hunters
  • Number of users: 32,800
  • Vitality: Educational

(data from Ethnologue and other sources)