Komo

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A language of Sudan

Alternate Names
Central Koma, Como, Gokwom, Hayahaya, Koma of Daga, Madiin
Population

10,000 in Sudan (1979 W. James). Population total all countries: 18,530.

Location

South Blue Nile State, Kurmuk district, Ahmar, Tombak, and Yabus rivers area. Also in Ethiopia, South Sudan.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Beilla, Chali. Dialects may be separate languages. Lexical similarity: 52% with Uduk [udu].

Language Use

All domains. All ages. Positive attitudes.

Language Development
Bible portions: 1960–1963.
Writing
Latin script, plans for future development in Ethiopia.
Other Comments

Called Aru in Uduk [udu].

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