Abé language

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Abé
Region Ivory Coast
Ethnicity Abbé
Native speakers
170,000 (1995)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 aba
Glottolog abee1242[2]

Abé (also spelled Abbé, Abbey, Abi) is a language of uncertain classification within the Kwa branch of the Niger–Congo family. It is spoken in Ivory Coast.

The dialects of Abé are Tioffo, Morie, Abbey-Ve, and Kos

In 1995 there were estimated to be 170,000 speakers, primarily in the Department of Agboville.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Abé at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Abe". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 

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