Bolgo

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A language of Chad

Population

1,800 (1993 census).

Location

Guéra region: Bahr Signaka department, Melfi subprefecture, east of the Barain, southeast of Melfi.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Bolgo Dugag (Small Bolgo), Bolgo Kubar (Big Bolgo). Lexical similarity: 68% with the 2 dialects and with Bolgo Dugag and a form of Koke [kou] spoken in Daguéla.

Language Use

Vigorous. Also use Chadian Spoken Arabic [shu].

Other Comments

Traditional religion, Muslim.