Bullom So

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A language of Sierra Leone

Alternate Names
Bolom, Bulem, Bullin, Bullun, Mandenyi, Mandingi, Mmani, Northern Bullom
Population

8,350 in Sierra Leone (2006).

Location

Guinea border coast to Sierra Leone river. Also in Guinea.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Kafu, Mmani. Bom [bmf] is closely related. Little intelligibility with Sherbro [bun], none with Krim [krm].

Language Use

Shifting to Themne [tem].

Language Development
Bible portions: 1816.
Writing
Latin script.
Other Comments

People intermarried with the Temne and the Susu. Traditional religion.

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