Nuer
Thok Naath
Pronounce Naa-th
Country South Sudan, Ethiopia
Region Greater Upper Nile, Gambela Region
Ethnicity Nuer
Speakers
(890,000 cited 1982–2007)
Family
Dialects
  • Jikany-Nuer dialect
  • Dok-Nuer dialect
  • Bul-Nuer dialect
  • Fangak-Nuer dialect
Nyuong-Nuer dialect
Writing
Latin
AreaSouth, east Upper Nile Province, upper Sobat River, Nasir, a triangle area formed between Bahr el Zeraf and Bahr el Jebel, up Sobat River across the Ethiopia border. Also in Ethiopia.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 nus
Glottolog nuer1246
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