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Ongota (also known as Birale, Birayle) is a moribund language of southwest Ethiopia. In 2012, UNESCO reported that only 12 elderly native speakers, the rest of their small village on the west bank of the Weito River having adopted the Tsamai language instead. The grammar follows a Subject Object Verb word order. It is probably Afroasiatic, but has not been definitively classified. As of 2004, it is being studied by Aklilu Yilma of Addis Ababa University.
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[ar] لغة عونغوتا
[de] Ongota
[en] Birale
[fr] Ongota
[hr] Ongota jezik
[pt] Língua ongota
[ru] Онгота
[es] Idioma ongota

Language type : Living

Language resources for Birale

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Wiktionnaire - Catégorie:ongota [fr]

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Following BCP 47 the recommended tag for this language is bxe.

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ISO 639-3 : bxe

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