Lobi language

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Lobi
Lobiri
Region Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast; immigrants in Ghana
Ethnicity Lobi
Native speakers
(440,000 cited 1991–1993)[1]
Niger–Congo
Dialects
  • Moru
Language codes
ISO 639-3 lob
Glottolog lobi1245[2]
Languages of Burkina Faso.png
Majority areas of northern Lobi dialects, in light yellow, on a map of Burkina Faso.

Lobi (also Miwa and Lobiri) is a Gur language of Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast and Ghana.

References[edit]

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