Landoma language

Spoken in

Niger - Congo

  • Atlantic - Congo Limba Mel Mel Temne


The language Landoma (ISO 639-3: ldm, also cocoli landouman, landuma, tiapi, tyapi and tyopi ), is a West Atlantic language that is spoken by about 14,400 people between the upper streams of the Rio Nunez and Rio Pongas in Guinea.

She is one of the seven languages ​​of the Baga - Temne languages ​​within the Niger -Congo language family.

The language is closely related to the Baga binari [ bcg ] and the temnischen language [ system ]. The standard dialect is called Tiapi ( tapessi ).


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