Where on earth do they speak Herero?

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Language: Herero
Number of speakers: 206000
Language code: her
Alternate names: Herero, Ochiherero, Otjiherero
Where spoken: Botswana, Namibia

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  • Language classification: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Volta-Congo, Benue-Congo, Bantoid, Southern, Narrow Bantu, Central, R, Herero (R.31)
  • Dialects: Mbandieru
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Damaraland and northwest Ovamboland Territory, Kaokoveld. Also in Botswana.