Ebrié

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A language of Côte d’Ivoire

Alternate Names
Cama, Caman, Kyama, Tchaman, Tsama, Tyama
Population

75,900 (1988 census).

Location

Lagunes Region, urban Abidjan, Dabou subprefecture, Bingerville subprefecture. 57 villages, including 27 in Abidjan.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Not related to surrounding languages.

Language Use

Some also use French [fra].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 50%–75%. Radio programs. NT: 1998.
Writing
Latin script.
Other Comments

Christian.