Daju, Dar Daju

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A language of Chad

Alternate Names
Dadjo, Dadju, Dajo, Dajou, Daju, Daju Mongo, Daju Oum Hadjer
Population

34,000 (1993 census).

Location

Guera Region, Guera department, Mongo subprefecture, Mongo and Eref area; Batha Region, southern border.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Bardangal, Eref, Gadjira. Not inherently intelligible with Dar Sila Daju [dau]. Lexical similarity: 64% with Dar Sila Daju [dau].

Language Use

Also use Chadian Spoken Arabic [shu]. Used as L2 by Kujarge [vkj], Sinyar [sys].

Language Development
Bible portions: 2008.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Muslim.