Nzema language

Nzema
Region Ghana and Ivory Coast
Ethnicity Nzema
Native speakers
330,000 (1993–2004) [1]
Language codes
ISO 639-2 nzi
ISO 639-3 nzi
Glottolog nzim1238 [2]

Nzema (Nzima), also known as Appolo, is a Central Tano language spoken by the Nzema people of southwestern Ghana and southeast Ivory Coast. It shares 60% intelligibility with Jwira-Pepesa and is close to Baoule.

References

  1. ^ Nzema at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Nzima". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  • Burmeister, Jonathan L. 1976. "A comparison of variable nouns in Anyi-Sanvi and Nzema."
Other Languages
català: Nzema
español: Idioma nzema
Esperanto: Nzimaoj
français: Nzema (langue)
Kiswahili: Kinzema
日本語: ンゼマ語
Piemontèis: Lenga Nzema
русский: Нзима
suomi: Nzima
Tagalog: Wikang Nzema
українська: Нзема (мова)