Where on earth do they speak Balanta-Kentohe?

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Language: Balanta-Kentohe
Number of speakers: 397000
Language code: ble
Alternate names: Alante, Balanda, Balant, Balanta, Balanta-Kentohe, Balante, Ballante, Belante, Brassa, Bulanda, Frase
Where spoken: Guinea Bissau

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  • Language classification: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Atlantic, Northern, Bak, Balant-Ganja
  • Dialects: Fora, Kantohe, Kentohe, Mane, Naga, Queuthoe
  • Also spoken in: Gambia, Guinea-Bissau
  • Region: Oio Region, and central coast, Mansoa to Bambadinka, south Tombali and Kinara areas. Also in Gambia.