Nyangbo

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A language of Ghana

Alternate Names
Tutrugbu
Population

6,400 (2003).

Location

Southeast.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

A population sample averaged 72% comprehension of Éwé [ewe] mixed discourse types. People who have had no contact with Tafi [tcd] had 67% intelligibility of it on tests; people 30 to 50 years old had nearly perfect comprehension. Reportedly only phonological differences.

Language Use

Shifting to Éwé [ewe] and English [eng] (Dimmendaal and Voeltz 2007).

Writing
Unwritten.
Other Comments

Traditional religion.