Konkomba language

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Region Ghana, Togo
Native speakers
550,000  (1991–2003)[1]
Latin (Konkomba alphabet)
Konkomba Braille
Language codes
ISO 639-3 xon
Glottolog konk1269[2]
People Bikpakpaln
Language Likpakpaln

Konkomba (Kom Komba, Kpankpam) is a Gurma language spoken in northern Ghana and Togo. It is an SVO language.

See also[edit]

Languages of Ghana


  1. ^ Konkomba at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Konkomba". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  • Typological features
  • Anne Schwarz, How many focus markers are there in Konkomba, www.lingref.com/cpp/acal/38/paper2146.pdf
  • Tait, David. 1954. Konkomba nominal classes (with a phonetic commentary by P.D. Strevens). Africa, v. 24, p. 130-148.