Baoulé language

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Baoulé
Region Côte d'Ivoire
Ethnicity Baoulé people
Native speakers
2.1 million  (1993)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 bci

Baoulé (Bawule) is a Central Tano language spoken in Côte d'Ivoire.

The Baoulé are an Akan people of the central region of Côte d'Ivoire. Baoulé-speaking areas include Bouaké, Yamoussoukro, Bouaflé, Béoumi, Sakassou, Toumodi, Dimbokro, M'Bahiakro, Tiassalé.

Sample phrase: Nyanmien Kpli lafiman — "God the Greatest never sleeps"

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  1. ^ Baoulé at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)

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