Bajan

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A language of Barbados

Alternate Names
Barbadian Creole English
Population

256,000 (1999 World Bank).

Location

Widespread.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous). De facto language of national identity.

Dialects

None known. Less than 20 lexical items traceable to African origin. Shares lexical features with Caribbean creoles.

Language Development
Other Comments

Christian.

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