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A language of Sudan

Alternate Names
Angire, Arra, Daloka, Darra, Masakin, Mesakin, Taloka
Population

L1 users: 11,700 (Stevenson 1984). Including Dagik [dec] speakers.

Location

Janub Kurdufan state: Mesakin hills. Masakin Tuwal dialect: Masakin and Togosilu villages; Daloka dialect: Daloka and El Aheimar villages.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Daloka (Taloka), Masakin Tuwal.

Language Development
Literature.
Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

Masakin Tuwal call their language Arra; Dagik [dec] call it Agosilu; Daloka called Angire by Masakin Tuwal.

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