Oniyan (Bassari)

Link to EthnologueEthnologue Language Code: bsc

Language name: Oniyan 


Population:  13,300 in Senegal (2006). Population total all countries: 22,510.

Region: Southeast, Upper Casamance, Edun area; border areas, Kedougou, Tambacounda.

Also in Gambia (Bassari), Guinea (Bassari), Guinea-Bissau (Bassari).

Other names:  Ayan, Basari, Bassari, Biyan, Onëyan, Onian, Tenda Basari, Wo 

Dialects: Ane, Këd, Oxalac. Closely related to Ménik [tnr]

Literacy and Literature Resources

Literacy ResourcesClick here for available Oniyan literacy and literature resources. (8 available)



Arts and Culture Resources

Arts and Culture ResourcesClick here for available Oniyan arts and culture resources, including ethnomusicology documents. (0 available)



Linguistic Resources

Linguistic ResourcesClick here for available Oniyan linguistic resources (orthography, grammar etc.). (0 available)



Other Language Resources

Other Language ResourcesClick here for links to other Oniyan language resources.