Kimré

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A language of Chad

Alternate Names
Gabri-Kimré, Gawra
Population

20,000 (2007 A. Oumounabidji).

Location

Tandjilé Region, Tandjile Est department, east of Laï.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Buruwa (Bordo), Kimruwa (Kimré, Kim-Ruwa). Popular glossonym: Gabri, but it is not intelligible of Gabri [gab].

Language Use

Vigorous. Positive attitudes.

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Below 5%. Prefer literacy in Kimre to French or Chadian Spoken Arabic [shu]. NT: 2007.