Haitian Vodoun Culture Language


A language of Haiti

Alternate Names
Langaj, Langay

No known L1 speakers.

Language Status

9 (Second language only).

Other Comments

Probably not a separate language but consists of a broad spectrum of religious words, songs, and incantations drawing on multiple African languages which are used in Voudoun ceremonies. Some of these are kept secret and used only by initiates. (2012 J. Rigdon).