Samo
Sane
Region Burkina Faso
Speakers
(230,000 cited 1995–1999)
Family
Niger–Congo
  • Gur?
    Mande?
    • Eastern Mande
      • Bissa–Busa
        • Samo–Busa
          • Samo
AreaNayala Province, Nouna and Solenzo areas; Ouaga, Bobo, Dedougou, and Koudougou cities. Toma is in Toma, Yaba, Gossina, Ye, Kougny, and Gassan departments.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 Variously:
stj – Matya Samo
sym – Maya Samo
sbd – Southern Samo
Glottolog mand1437
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Majority areas of Samo speakers, in grey, on a map of Burkina Faso
Type Date Title Vernacular ID Links