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A language of Chad

Assangori

Alternate Names
Asong, Assoungor, Asungore, Azanguri, Bognak-Asungorung, Goran, Madungore, Soungor, Sungor
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Population

23,500 (1993 census).

Location

Ouaddaï region: Assoungha department, northwest of Adré and of the Masalit [mls] language area.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Sungor, Walad Dulla. Girga and Walad Dulla are ethnic groups which may or may not speak different dialects. Madungore may be a dialect of Tama [tma]. Lexical similarity: 62%–73% with Tama [tma].

Language Use

Vigorous. Most also use Chadian Spoken Arabic [shu], although at low proficiency level.

Other Comments

Muslim.

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