Thuri language

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Native to South Sudan
Native speakers
(6,600 cited 1956)[1]
  • Bodho?
Language codes
ISO 639-3 thu
Glottolog thur1255[2]

Thuri (Turi) is a Luo language of South Sudan. The number of speakers is unknown; 6,600 were reported in 1956 (Tucker and Bryan).

Bodho is said to be a dialect, but has also been reported to be closer to Luwo.[citation needed]


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