Reel language

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Reel
Atwot
Native to South Sudan
Ethnicity Atwot people
Native speakers
50,000  (1998)[1]
Nilo-Saharan?
Language codes
ISO 639-3 atu
Glottolog reel1238[2]

Reel, or Atwot, is a Nilotic language of South Sudan that is closely related to Nuer. They call themselves Reel; Atwot is their Dinka name.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reel at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Reel". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.