Kakabe language

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Native toGuinea
Ethnicity50,000 (2012)[1]
Native speakers
10,000 (2012)[1]
  • Mande
    • Western Mande
      • Central–Western
        • Central Mande
          • Manding–Jogo
            • Manding–Vai
Language codes
ISO 639-3kke

Kakabe is a minor Mande language of Guinea. The Speakers of the Kakabe language reside in the Futa-Jallon plateau which is located in Guinea.[3] Kakabe belongs to the Mokole group, which is the closest group to the Manding people in terms of culture and language. The language is spoken in a number of villages that are situated on the Futa-Jallon plateau in Guinea.[3]


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

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