Oshiwambo Language

Oshiwambo also known as Ovambo is a language spoken in southern Angola and northern Namibia by the Ovambo people.

Oshiwambo language has approximately 1,500,000 native speakers.

The language has 2 dialects; Kwanyama and Ndonga.

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