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Language: Boro

name:Boro
ISO 639-3:bwo
alternative names:Borna, Bworo, Shinasha, Scinacia
classification:Afro-Asiatic, Omotic, North, Gonga-Gimojan, Gonga, North
alternative classification:
dialects:Amuru, Wembera, Gamila, Guba
location:Southwest Amhara Region, near the Blue Nile River
extinct:no
endangered:no
number of speakers:37,459 (2007 census)
ethnic population:62,298 (2007 census)
medium of instruction:yes
MLE program implemented:yes
orthography in use:yes
vernacular literature status:
Language Documentation Status
Phonology:yes
Morphology:yes
Syntax:yes
Discourse Studies:
Dictionary:in progress
Published Texts:
Wikipedia Link:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boro_language_(Ethiopia)

Bibliography


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Work Short Name Title Year Type Language Phon. Morph. Synt. Disc. Lex. Txt.
Lamberti 1993b Die Shinassha-Sprache. Materialien zum Boro 1993 Manuscript German yes yes yes no no no
Tesfaye/Wedekind 1994 Aspects of Omotic Tonogenesis: Shinasha 1994 Article English yes unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
Grottanelli 1941 Gli Scinascia del Nilo Azzurro ed Alcuni Lessici Poco Noti Della Loro Lingua 1941 Article Italian unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
Alga/Wedekind 1995 Boro Wordlists 1995 Article English no no no no yes no

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