Koore language

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Koorete
Native to Ethiopia
Region East of Lake Chamo
Native speakers
160,000  (2007 census)[1]
Ethiopic, Latin
Language codes
ISO 639-3 kqy
Glottolog koor1239[2]

Koorete (also Amaarro, Amarro, Badittu, Koore, Koyra, Kwera, Nuna) is the language spoken by the Koore people of southern Ethiopia.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Ethiopia 2007 Census
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Koorete". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 

Bibliography[edit]

  • Hayward, R. 1982. Notes on the Koyra Language. Afrika und Übersee 65: pp. 211–268.
  • Mendisu, Binyam Sisay. 2010. Aspects of Koorete Verb Morphology. Köppe: Cologne.

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