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Language Database for Ethiopia

Language Database for Ethiopia


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Language: Dirasha

name:Dirasha
ISO 639-3:gdl
alternative names:Derashe, Dhirasha, Diraasha, Dirayta, Diraytta, Gardulla, Gedoligna, Ghidole, Gidole
classification:Afro-Asiatic, Cushitic, East, Konso-Gidole
alternative classification:
dialects:Mosiya, Kusumitta (Kusumie). Part of a dialect cluster with Komso and Bussa. Lexical similarity 55% with Konso
location:Omo Region, in the hills west of Lake Chamo, around Gidole town
extinct:no
endangered:no
number of speakers:73,512 (15,336 Dirasha, 49,927 Gidole, 8,249 Kusumitta) (2007 census)
ethnic population:80,443 (30,123 Dirasha, 41,107 Gidole, 9,213 Kusumitta) (2007 census)
medium of instruction:no
MLE program implemented:no
orthography in use:yes
vernacular literature status:
Language Documentation Status
Phonology:
Morphology:
Syntax:
Discourse Studies:
Dictionary:
Published Texts:
Wikipedia Link:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dirasha_language

Bibliography


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Work Short Name Title Year Type Language Phon. Morph. Synt. Disc. Lex. Txt.
Sinkineh 1983 Gidole Phonology 1983 Thesis English no no no no no no
Girard 1992 A Sociolinguistic Survey of the Werizoid Dialect Chain 1992 Article English yes no no no yes no
Black 1974 Regular Metathesis in Gidole 1974 Article English yes no no no no no
Hayward 1981 Nominal Suffixes in Dirayta (Gidole) 1981 Article English no yes no no no no
Hayward/Saeed 1984 NP Focus in Somali and Dirayta: A Comparison of baa ad pa 1984 Article English no yes yes no no no
Zaborski 1986 The Morphology of Nominal Plural in the Cushitic Languages 1986 Monograph English no yes no no no no
Sasse 1986 A Southwest Ethiopian Language Area and Its Cultural Background 1986 Article English yes yes no no no no
Black 1973 a Konsoid: An Example of Extreme Dialectal Differences 1973 Unpublished manuscript English yes yes no no no no
Uusitalo 2009 A Brief Grammar of the Dirayta Language 2009 Book English yes yes unknown unknown unknown unknown
Abire 2006 Aspects of Diraytata Morphology and Syntax: A Lexical-Functional Grammar Approach 2006 Ph.D dissertation English yes yes yes no no yes
Tesfaye 2003 Valency-Changing Derivations in Diraytata (Gidole) 2003 Unpublished manuscript English no yes yes no no no
Tesfaye 2010 Definiteness in Dirayta 2010 Article English no yes yes no no no
Black 1973 c Preliminary Draft of a Gidole Dictionary 1973 Unpublished manuscript English unknown unknown unknown unknown yes unknown
Black 2007 Lowland East Cushitic: Subgrouping and Reconstruction 2007 Ph.D dissertation English unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
Tesfaye 2015b Orthography for Dhiraytata in the Latin Alphabetic Order 2015 Article English yes no no no no no

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