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Moba language

Native to Togo, Ghana
Ethnicity Gurma people
Native speakers
440,000  (2004–2012)[1]
Latin (Moba alphabet)
Moba Braille
Language codes
ISO 639-3 Either:
mfq – Moba (Togo)
bim – Bimoba (Ghana)
Glottolog moba1243[2]

Moba is a major language of the Gurma people of Togo and Ghana. However, in Ghana only 60% of ethnic Moba Gurma speak the language. There are also about 2,000 speakers in Burkina Faso.


  1. ^ Moba (Togo) at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Bimoba (Ghana) at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Moba–Bimoba". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.