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Adangme language

NameAdangme
Speakers800,000 (SIL 2004)
EthnicityGa people
RegionSouth-eastern Ghana, east of Accra
FamilycolorNiger-Congo
Fam2Atlantic Congo
Fam3Kwa
Fam4Ga Dangme
ScriptLatin alphabet (Adangme variant)
NationGhana
Iso2ada
Iso3ada
NoticeIPA

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Adangme (also called Dangme), is a Kwa language spoken in south-eastern Ghana by 800,000 people.

Some sources list Adangbe as another name for the same language whereas Ethnologue lists it as a different language in the Kwa family, and it has a separate ISO 639-3 code of 'adq'.


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