|SiNdebele sa seNyakatho|
|Northern Transvaal Ndebele|
|Native to||South Africa|
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There are at least three languages commonly called Ndebele:
Northern Ndebele language, also called Zimbabwean Ndebele, a Nguni language spoken in Zimbabwe
Southern Ndebele language, also called Transvaal Ndebele, a Nguni language spoken in South Africa
Sumayela Ndebele language, also called Northern Transvaal Ndebele, spoken to the northeast of Southern Ndebele; unlike the other two, it is not a Nguni language, but it closer to siSwati.
Note: The Guthrie classification is geographic and its groupings do not imply a relationship between the languages within them.