Kuwaa language

Spoken in

Niger - Congo

  • Atlantic - Congo Kru


The Kuwaa language, also known as Belle, Belleh, Kowaao and Kwaa, is a Krusprache, which is spoken in northwestern Liberia primarily in Lofa County.

It belongs to the family of languages ​​of the Niger - Congo languages ​​. The speech of the two that language speaking Kuwaa clan, Lubaisu and Gbade, differing only in minor variations in pronunciation.

In 1991, the Kuwaa was still spoken by 12,800 people.