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  • Author: kuncoro
  • Date Posted: Apr 5, 2019
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  • Address: Ivory Coast

Gblẅdᴧgbɣ-dhᴧn — in Dan, a Mande language spoken primarily in Ivory Coast (~800,000 speakers) and Liberia (150,000–200,000 speakers). Dan is a tonal language, with three main tones and two glide/contour tones. Alternative names for the language include Yacouba or Yakubasa, Gio, Gyo, Gio-Dan, and Da. Dialects are Gweetaawu (Eastern Dan), Blowo (Western Dan), and Kla. Kla is evidently a distinct language.