Sudanese sign languages

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Sudanese sign
Native to Sudan, South Sudan
Language codes
ISO 639-3 None (mis)
Glottolog None

Sudan and South Sudan have multiple regional sign languages, which are not mutually intelligible. A survey of just three states found 150 sign languages, though this number included instances of home sign. By 2009, the Sudanese National Union of the Deaf had worked out a Unified Sudanese Sign Language, but it had not yet been widely disseminated.

References[edit]