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Maninkakan, Eastern

Language Data

  • Alternate names: Eastern Malinke, Kankan Maninka, Malinké, Mande, Maninka, Southern Maninka Also: in -- Eastern Malinke, Kankan Mininka; in -- Eastern Malinke, Kankan Maninka, Madingo, Malinké, Mande, Mandingo, Maninka, Maninka-Mori, Southern Malinke
  • Scriptures published: New Testament (1932--1966) Portions (1931--1964)
    The JESUS Film See above
  • Literacy: Taught in primary schools, Literacy materials taught in school
    Second Language: No information available.
  • Primary country: Guinea
  • Region: Widespread north and east, and in all urban areas
  • Also used in:
  • Religion: Muslim
  • Status: De facto language of national identity in Guinea
  • Number of users: 3,531,800 (3,000,000; 33,800 in Liberia (1991); 108,000 in Sierra Leone (2006))
  • Vitality: Educational

(data from Ethnologue and other sources)

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