Mende (Sierra Leone)men

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Alternate names
Boumpe, Hulo, Kossa, Kosso
Ko, Kpa, Sewawa, Waanjama
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Information from ISO 639-3 and the  Ethnologue. Only a limited amount is shown here. For more detail consult the  Ethnologue entry for Mende (Sierra Leone).

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Sources for this language

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Title Type
Alphabets of Africa book
Ethnologue entry for Mende (Sierra Leone) - Ethnologue web page
Glottolog entry for Mende (Sierra Leone) - Glottolog/Langdoc web page
ISO 639-3 page for Mende (Sierra Leone) - ISO 639-3 web page
Mende syllabary - Omniglot web page
MultiTree entry for Mende (Sierra Leone) - MultiTree: A Digital Library of Language Relationships web page
OLAC resources for Mende (Sierra Leone) - Open Language Archives Community web page
SIL Archive for Mende (Sierra Leone) - SIL Language and Culture Archives web page
Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Mende (Sierra Leone) - Unicode - UDHR web page


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