Katla

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A language of Sudan

Alternate Names
Akalak, Kalak
Population

14,200 (Stevenson 1984).

Location

South Kordofan State, Katla hills 56 km southwest of Dilling. Katla dialect: Bombori, Kateik, Kiddu, Kirkpong, Karoka, and Koldrong; Julud dialect: Karkarya, Karkando, Kolbi, Kambai, Rumber, Octiang, Sabba, Tolot, Kary, Kitanngo, Kimndang, Kabog, Koto Kork, Kabosh, and Kabog North.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Julud, Katla. Julud speakers understand almost everything spoken in Katla, and some Tima [tms].

Language Use

Julud is decreasing. Julud not spoken by children and youth.

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].