Krongo language

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Krongo
Native to Sudan
Region Kordofan
Ethnicity Krongo Nuba
Native speakers
unknown (22,000 cited 1984)[1]
Kadu
  • Eastern
    • Krongo
Language codes
ISO 639-3 kgo
Glottolog kron1241[2]

Krongo, also spelled Korongo or Kurungu and known as Dimodongo, Kadumodi, or Tabanya after local towns, is a Kadu language spoken in Kordofan. Fama is a dialect.

References[edit]

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