Sanga language (Bantu)

Not to be confused with Sanga language (Nigeria).
Native to Democratic Republic of Congo
Ethnicity Sanga people
Native speakers
(430,000 cited 1991)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 sng
Glottolog sang1331[2]

Sanga, or Luba-Sanga, is a Bantu language of the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is closely related to Luba-Katanga.


  1. Sanga at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Sanga (Democratic Republic of Congo)". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online
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