Klao

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A language of Liberia

Alternate Names
Klaoh, Klau, Kroo, Kru
Population

218,000 in Liberia (2012 J. Leclerc). Total users in all countries: 227,620.

Location

Sinoe, Grand Kru, and River Cess counties: southeast Atlantic coast and inland.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Western Klaoh, West Central Klaoh, Central Klaoh, Eastern Klaoh.

Typology

SVO main clause; SOV embedded clause.

Language Development
Bible: 2011.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Traditional religion.

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