Language:  Makhuwa

Population of Groups Speaking

4,949,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

4

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(4 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Makhuwa Comoros 13,000
 Makhuwa Mozambique 4,403,000
 Makhuwa South Africa 17,000
 Makhuwa, Nahara Mozambique 516,000
  Totals:  4     1
Secondary Language
(1 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Koti Mozambique 156,000
  Totals:  1     1

Language Alternate Names
Central Makhuwa
Central Makua (Emakhuwana)
Emakhuwa
Emakhuwa-Makhuwana
Emakhuwana
Emakua
Emathipane
Empamela (Nampamela)
Emwaja
Enaharra (Emathipane)
Enlai (Mulai)
Enyara
Macua
Maharra
Makhau, Tanzania
Makhuwa-Makhuwana
Makhuwana
Makhuwwa of Nampula
Makoane
Makua
Makuana
Maquoua
Mulai
Nahara
Naharra
Nampamela

Dialects
Central Makua
Empamela
Emwaja
Enaharra
Enlai
Enyara
Macua
Naharra

Dialect Alternate Names
Central Makua
Emathipane
Enaharra
Maharra
Makhuwa: Central Makua
Makhuwa: Enaharra
Makhuwa: Enlai
Makhuwa: Naharra
Makhuwa-metto
Mulai
Nahara
Naharra
Nampamela