Lutachoni

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A language of Kenya

Alternate Names
Tachon, Tachoni, Tatsoni
Population

253,000 (2009 census).

Location

Western Province, Lugari and Bungoma districts.

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Language Status

4 (Educational).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Lukabaras [lkb]. A member of macrolanguage Oluluyia [luy].

Language Use

All domains. Also use Oluluyia [luy] varieties. Also use English [eng], Swahili [swh].

Language Development
Taught in primary schools. Poetry. Radio programs.