Venda language resources – Language Links Database

Venda or Tshivenda - is a Bantu language and an official language of South Africa. It is mainly spoken by the Venda people in the northern part of South Africa's Limpopo province, as well as by some Lemba people in Zimbabwe. The Venda language is related to Kalanga, which is spoken in Zimbabwe and Botswana. During the apartheid era of South Africa, the bantustan of Venda was set up to cover the Venda speakers of South Africa.

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Native speakers: 1,3 million (2011 census), 1.7 million L2 speakers in South Africa (2002)

Official language in: South Africa

Venda Grammar and Pronunciation

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