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Comparative Dictionary

Northern and Western Languages

The ultimate aim of this project is to produce a comparative dictionary of the languages of the sub-group of Gur formerly labelled 'Western Oti-Volta' with many scholars now replacing this term with 'Mabia Central'. [Bodomo, Adams, Hasitatu Abubakari and Samuel Alhassan Issah [eds.] 2020.    Handbook of the Mabia Languages of West Africa.     Glienicke : Galda Verlag - p.11]

The Eastern and Southern languages have already been compiled into comparative dictionaries :   

The languages in this sub-group are as follows, with links to separate pages for each language: click on the language to link to the page (an asterisk indicates any link which is already active):

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