Southern Burun language

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Southern Burun
Mabaan
Native to South Sudan, Sudan
Region Upper NileBlue Nile border
Ethnicity Jumjum, Mabaan
Native speakers
(75,000 cited 1987)[1]
Dialects
Mabaan
Ulu
Jumjum
Language codes
ISO 639-3 Either:
mfz – Mabaan, Ulu
jum – Jumjum
Glottolog maba1272[2]

Southern Burun is a Nilotic language of Sudan. It is a dialect continuum with Burun proper (Northern Burun), Mabaan/Ulu, and Jumjum.

References[edit]

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