Wara–Natyoro languages

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Wara–Natyoro
Samu
Geographic
distribution
Burkina Faso
Linguistic classification Niger–Congo
Subdivisions
Glottolog samu1243[1]

The Wara–Natyoro languages are a small group of minor languages of Burkina Faso: Samwe, Paleni (both called Wara) and Natyoro, which are notably similar but not mutually intelligible. They were once classified as part of an expanded Gur (Voltaic) family, and are part of the Savannas proposal.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Samu". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.