Acheron

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A language of Sudan

Alternate Names
Aceron, Achurun, Asheron, Garme
Population

20,000 (2006 R. Norton). 9,830 speakers in home area (2006 R. Norton).

Location

Janub Kurdufan state: Saraf Aj-Jaamous area, east of Moro hills.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Gandok (Eastern Acheron), Garong, Gathuk (Western Acheron).

Language Use

All ages. Also use Sudanese Spoken Arabic [apd]. Used as L2 by Tocho [taz].

Language Development
Orthography and literacy materials exist.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].