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Daasanach Language

The language Daasanach is represented by the language code "DSH" which belongs to language family.

  • Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ region: lower Omo river, along Lake Turkana. Users: 48,230 in Ethiopia, all users. L1 users: 48,000 in Ethiopia (2007 census). L2 users: 230. 31,400 monolinguals. Ethnic population: 48,100 (2007 census). Total users in all countries: 66,630 (as L1: 66,400; as L2: 230). Status: 5 (Developing). Alternate Names: Af ’Daasanach, Daasanech, Dama, Dasenech, Dathanaic, Dathanaik, Dathanik, Dhaasanac, Gallab, Galuba, Gelab, Geleb, Geleba, Gelebinya, Gelubba, Gheleba, Marille, Merile, Merille, Morille, Reshiat, Russia, af’Daasanach, “Shangilla” (pej.). Autonym: Af Daasanach. Classification: Afro-Asiatic, Cushitic, East, Western Omo-Tana.

Data domain

So far, the language Daasanach has a 1 domain as part of the language resource collected by Ethiopian language resource. In addition to this, the language has a total of 260 documents from this domain.

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Data source

So far, the language Daasanach a language resource are collected from different sources by Ethiopian language resource.

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