Tobagonian Creole

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Tobagonian Creole
Tobagonian dialect
Native to Tobago
Native speakers
300,000 (2011)[1]
English Creole
  • Atlantic
    • Eastern
      • Southern
        • Tobagonian Creole
Language codes
ISO 639-3 tgh
Glottolog toba1282[2]
Linguasphere 52-ABB-at

Tobagonian is an English-based creole language and the generally spoken language in Tobago. It is distinct from Trinidadian Creole and closer to other Lesser Antillean creoles.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Tobagonian Creole at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Tobagonian Creole English". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.