Krahn, Western

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A language of Liberia

Alternate Names
Krahn, Kran, Northern Krahn, Western Kran
Population

56,700 in Liberia (2012 J. Leclerc). Total users in all countries: 68,900.

Location

Grand Gedeh county: near Côte d’Ivoire border; Nimba and Sinoe counties.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Gbo, Gbaeson (Gbaison, Gbarzon), Plo, Biai, Gbarbo, Gborbo (Gbobo), Kpeaply. Dialects in Côte d’Ivoire have French [fra] influences.

Language Development
Côte d’Ivoire orthography differs from Liberia. NT: 1992–1995.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian.

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