|Native to||Ivory Coast, Liberia|
ted – Tepo
pye – Pye
ktj – Plapo
Krumen is a dialect continuum spoken by the Krumen people of Liberia and Ivory Coast (Tabou and Grabo subprefectures). It is a branch of the Grebo languages, a subfamily of the Kru languages and ultimately of the Niger–Congo languages. It had 48,300 speakers in 1993. The main varieties are:
- Tepo: Tepo, Bapo, Wlopo / Ropo, Dapo, Honpo, Yrepo / Kapo, Glawlo dialects
- Pye: Trepo, Wluwe-Hawlo, Gbowe-Hran, Wlepo, Dugbo, Yrewe / Giriwe, Yapo, Pie dialects
Plapo has only a hundred speakers and no dialectical variation.
- Tepo at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
Pye at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
Plapo at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
- Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Ivorian [Grebo]". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
- Ethnologue report on Krumen at SIL
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