Budu Dogon

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Budu Dogon
Region Mali
Native speakers
1,000 (2005)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 dgb
Glottolog buno1241[2]

Budu Dogon or Bunoge, also known as Korandabo, is a recently discovered Dogon language spoken in Mali. It was first reported online.[1] The plural suffix on nouns is closest to Kolum so, suggesting it should be classified as a West Dogon language.

The people call themselves Budu, and Tɔmmɔ-sɔ speakers call the language Budu-sɔ. It has also been called Budu-Tagu, the name of the principal Budu village.


  1. ^ Budu Dogon at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Bunoge Dogon". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 

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