Kinyarwanda

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Rwanda
Ikinyarwanda"
Native taeRwanda, Uganda, Democratic Republic o the Congo
EthnicityHutu, Tutsi
Native speakers
9.8 million (2007)[1]
Offeecial status
Offeecial leid in
Rwanda
Leid codes
ISO 639-1rw
ISO 639-2kin
ISO 639-3kin
Glottologkiny1244[2]
JD.61[3]
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Kinyarwanda, an aa kent as Rwanda (Ruanda) or Rwandan, or in Uganda as Fumbira, is the offeecial leid o Rwanda an a dialect o the Rwanda-Rundi leid spoken by 12 million fowk in Burundi an adjacent pairts o soothren Uganda.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Mikael Parkvall, "Världens 100 största språk 2007" (The World's 100 Largest Languages in 2007), in Nationalencyklopedin
  2. Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Kinyarwanda". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online