- Mossi language
Mossi Mòoré Spoken in Burkina Faso, Benin, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Togo Native speakers 5 million (1991) Language family Language codes ISO 639-2 mos ISO 639-3 mosMajority areas of Mossi speakers, in pink, on a map of Burkina Faso.
The Mossi language, Mòoré (also Mooré, Moré, Moshi, Moore or More) is one of two official regional languages of Burkina Faso, closely related and mutually intelligible with the Dagbani language spoken in northern Ghana. It is the language of the Mossi people, spoken by approximately 5 million people in Burkina, plus another 60,000+ in Mali and Togo.
- Map of Mòoré (also Mossi) language from the LL-Map Project
- Information on Mòoré language from the MultiTree Project
- USA Foreign Service Institute Moré basic course
- Phrasebook for the Mossi language from Wikitravel
- Ethnologue report on Moore
- PanAfrican L10n wiki page on Moore
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