Kordofanian

Kordofanian

[kawr-duh-fan-ee-uhn]
noun
a subfamily of Niger-Kordofanian that comprises about 30 languages spoken in southern Kordofan.

Origin:
Kordofan + -ian

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Kordofanian (ˌkɔːdəʊˈfeɪnɪən)
 
n
1.  a group of languages spoken in the Kordofan and Nuba Hills of the S Sudan: classed as an independent family, probably distantly related to Niger-Congo
 
adj
2.  denoting, relating to, or belonging to this group of languages
3.  of or relating to Kordofan

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