Susu language

Soso
Sosoxi
Native to Guinea, Sierra Leone, Guinea Bissau
Region Coastal Guinea
Native speakers
1.06 million (2001–2006) [1]
Niger–Congo
  • Mande
    • Western Mande
      • Central
        • Soso–Yalunka
          • Soso
Language codes
ISO 639-2 sus
ISO 639-3 sus
Glottolog susu1250 [2]

The Susu language ( endonym Sosoxui; French: Soussou) is the language of the Susu or Soso people of Guinea and Sierra Leone, West Africa. It is in the Mande language family.

It is one of the national languages of Guinea and spoken mainly in the coastal region of the country.

History

The language was also used by people in the coastal regions of Guinea and Sierra Leone as a trade language.

Other Languages
eesti: Susu keel
Fiji Hindi: Susu language
français: Soussou (langue)
Kiswahili: Kisusu
Bahasa Melayu: Bahasa Susu
日本語: スス語
occitan: Susu (lenga)
Piemontèis: Lenga Susu
português: Língua susu
русский: Сусу (язык)
Tagalog: Wikang Susu
中文: 苏苏语