Acheron language

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RegionMoro Hills, Sudan
Native speakers
20,000 (2006)[1]
9,800 in home area (2006)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3acz

Acheron (Asheron) is a Niger–Congo language in the Talodi family of Kordofan, Sudan.

Further reading[edit]

  • Norton, Russell. 1995. Variation and change in the phonology of Asheron. M.A. Dissertation, University of Essex.
  • Norton, Russell. 2000. The noun classes of Asheron. Occasional Papers in the study of Sudanese Languages 8:23-55.
  • Norton, Russell. 2013. The Acheron vowel system: a participatory approach. In Roger Blench & Thilo Schadeberg (eds), Nuba Mountain Language Studies. Cologne: Rüdiger Köppe. pp.195-217.


  1. ^ a b Acheron at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Acheron". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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