Teke-Tsaayi

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A language of Congo

Alternate Names
Getsaayi, Tsaayi, Tsaya, Tsaye, Tsayi, West Teke
Population

95,900 (2000). 740,000 all Teke languages in Congo (2012 World Factbook).

Location

Lékoumou department: east of Mossendjo; Pool department: Kindema district.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

None known. Lexical similarity: 76% with Tyee [tyx], 80% with Kukuya [kkw].

Language Use

Also use Kituba [mkw].

Writing

Latin script [Latn].