Southern Burun language

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Southern Burun
Mabaan
Native to South Sudan, Sudan
Region Upper NileBlue Nile border
Ethnicity Jumjum, Mabaan
Native speakers
unknown (75,000 cited 1987)[1]
Dialects
Mabaan
Ulu
Jumjum
Language codes
ISO 639-3 Either:
mfz – Mabaan, Ulu
jum – Jumjum
Glottolog maba1272[2]

Southern Burun is a Nilotic language of Sudan. It is a dialect continuum with Burun proper (Northern Burun), Mabaan/Ulu,[3] and Jumjum.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mabaan, Ulu at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
    Jumjum at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Southern Burun". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ Not to be confused with the Maban languages, a mistake made in Ethnologue (2009)