Laal

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A language of Chad

Alternate Names
Gori
Population

750 (2000). Damtar village had its own dialect called Laabe with 3 speakers left in 1977.

Location

Moyen-Chari region: Barh Kôh department, between Korbol and Dik, Gori (center), Damtar, and Mailao villages.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

Laal, Laabe.

Other Comments

Some lexical relationship to the Bua group, but Boyeldieu (1977) says it should not be classified with Bua. Probably Adamawa, some sources say Chadic.

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