Manyika Language

Manyika Language

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Manyika language is a dialect of the Shona language. Largely spoken by the Manyika people in the eastern part of Zimbabwe and across the border in Mozambique it encompasses ChiBocha, ChiNdau, ChiUngwe and ChiManyika from which the broad Manyika Language gets its name from. This ChiManyika spoken by people in the northern parts of Manicaland Province of Zimbabwe, whilst ChiBocha is spoken by people in the southern part of Manicaland. Manyika differs from the more predominant Zezuru dialect in a variety of small ways. Certain variations in local vocabulary and word prefixes exist. In East Africa, Manyika would mean "Be known." So, some people got Manyika as the last name.show more

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  • Paperback | 140 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 213g
  • Junct
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136764512
  • 9786136764511