Karaboro, Eastern

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A language of Burkina Faso

Alternate Names
Kar, Ker, Kler
Population

35,000 in Burkina Faso (1995 SIL). Population total all countries: 40,610.

Location

South, Comoé Province, east of main Ferké to Bobo-Dioulosso road and Banfora. Also in Côte d’Ivoire.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Kar dialect averages 70% comprehension by Western Karaboro [kza], but the reverse is 30%.

Language Use

All ages. Some also use Jula [dyu].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar. NT: 1994.
Writing
Latin script.
Other Comments

Traditional religion, Muslim, Christian.