Pherá language

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Pronunciation χʷèɺá
Native to Benin
Native speakers
65,000 (2002)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 xwe
Glottolog xwel1235[2]

Pherá, also spelled Xwela, is a Gbe language of Benin. It forms a dialect chain with Western Phla.


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