Kera

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A language of Chad

Population

44,500 in Chad (1993 census). Population total all countries: 50,500.

Location

Mayo-Kebbi Est Region, Mont d’Illi department, south of Fianga, near Lake Tikem.

Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. Lexical similarity: 42% with Kwang [kvi].

Typology

SVO.

Language Use

Also use French [fra].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 5%–10%. Literacy rate in L2: 10%–15%. Grammar. NT: 2005.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Confused with neighboring Tupuri [tui] in some publications.

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