Gola language

Spoken in

Niger - Congo


The Gola language (ISO 639-3 is gol; also called gula ) is the West Atlantic language of the Gola people, the vovon in Liberia and Sierra Leone in total 107,000 people is spoken.

99,300 speak the language in Liberia between the rivers Mano and St. Paul, and 8,000 in Sierra Leone.

The language is referred to by the Gola Badyara [ pbp ] and the Gola dialect of Mumuye [ mzm ] in Nigeria to distinguish. The dialects of Gola themselves are: de ( deng, todii ) managobla ( gobla ) kongbaa, kpo, Senje ( sene ), tea ( tege ) and toldil ( toodii ).


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