Konobo language

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Konobo
Eastern Krahn
Native toLiberia
EthnicityKrahn
Native speakers
(undated figure of 74,000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3kqo
Glottologeast2414[2]

Konobo, or Eastern Krahn, is a Kru language of Liberia.

Krahn is part of the Wee dialect continuum. Whereas Konobo dialect may be considered a distinct language from Western Krahn dialects, both are intelligible with intermediate dialects.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Konobo at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Eastern Krahn". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.