Louisiana Creole
kréyòl, kouri-vini, gombo, fransé, fransé kasé
Country United States
Region Louisiana, (particularly St. Martin Parish, Natchitoches Parish, St. Landry Parish, Jefferson Parish, Lafayette Parish, Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana and New Orleans); also in California (chiefly Southern California), Illinois, and in Texas (chiefly East Texas).
Speakers
< 10,000 (2010)
Family
French
AreaLouisiana, St. Martin Parish (St. Martinville, Breaux Bridge, Cecilia), New Roads and Edgard; east Texas; some in Sacramento, California.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 lou
Glottolog loui1240
Map of Creole-Speaking Parishes in Louisiana.JPG
Creole-speaking parishes in Louisiana
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