About the Kamba language

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Also known as Kikamba, Akamba or Kekamba, Kamba is a Bantu language that is spoken by the Kamba people of Kenya.

Kamba has four dialects namely Masaku, South Kitui, North Kitui, Mumoni. It has lexical similarities to other Bantu languages such as Kikuyu, Meru and Embu.

It is spoken by close to 5 million people in Kajiado, Kitui, Machakos, and Makueni counties; Taita-Taveta county: small border area. The Machakos variety is considered the standard variety and has been used in the translation.

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