Arbore

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A language of Ethiopia

Alternate Names
Arbora, Erbore, Irbore
Population

7,210 (2007 census). 3,900 monolinguals (1994 census).

Location

Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Region (SNNPR), South Omo zone, near Lake Chew Bahir.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Typology

SOV

Language Use

3,108 L2 speakers. Also use Konso [kxc].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 14%.
Writing
Unwritten.