Laro language

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Laro
Native toSudan
RegionNuba Hills
EthnicityLaro
Native speakers
40,000 (2010)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3lro
Glottologlaro1243[2]

Laro, also Laru, Aaleira, Ngwullaro, Yillaro, is a Niger–Congo language in the Heiban family spoken in the Nuba Mountains in Kordofan, Sudan.

Villages are Oya, Rodong (Hajar Medani), Hajar Baco, Gunisaia, Serif, Tondly, Reli, Lagau (Serfinila), Getaw (Hajar Tiya), and Orme (Ando) (Ethnologue, 22nd edition).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Laro at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Laru (North Sudan)". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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