Swahili 101

Swahili Language Overview

Swahili speakers worldwide
45 million
Swahili speaking countries
Comoros
Congo
Kenya
Tanzania
Uganda
Language family
Niger–Congo > Atlantic–Congo > Benue–Congo > Bantoid > Bantu > Northeast Coast Bantu > Sabaki > Swahili

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Swahili Pod 101

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