Dahalo

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A language of Kenya

Alternate Names
Guo Garimani, Sanye
Population

400 (1992 M. Brenzinger). Ethnic population: 3,000 (Dimmendaal 2007).

Location

Coast Province, Lamu and Tana River districts, near Tana river mouth.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Typology

Has clicks, although unrelated to Khoisan languages.

Language Use

May have no remaining speakers. Shifting to Kiswahili [swh].

Other Comments

Different from Sanye [ssn] (Waata). Traditional religion.