Swo language

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Native to Cameroon
Native speakers
(9,000 cited 1992)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 sox
Glottolog soca1235[2]

Swo is a Bantu language of the Akonolinga area,[4] Cameroon. Spellings of the name are quite variable, including So, Sso, Shwo, and Fo. One dialect has been influenced by Beti.


  1. ^ Swo at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "So (Cameroon)". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online
  4. ^ Bryan, Margaret Arminel, compiler, The Bantu Languages of Africa, Oxford University Press, 1959.