Susu language

Soso
Sosoxi
Native toGuinea, Sierra Leone, Guinea Bissau
RegionCoastal Guinea
Native speakers
1.06 million (2001–2006)[1]
Niger–Congo
  • Mande
    • Western Mande
      • Central
        • Soso–Yalunka
          • Soso
Language codes
ISO 639-2sus
ISO 639-3sus
Glottologsusu1250[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 sosso
русский: Сусу (язык)
Tagalog: Wikang Susu
中文: 苏苏语