Where on earth do they speak Bari?

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Language: Bari
Number of speakers: 420000
Language code: bfa
Alternate names: Bari, Beri
Where spoken: South Sudan, Uganda

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  • Language classification: Nilo-Saharan, Eastern Sudanic, Nilotic, Eastern, Bari
  • Dialects: Bari, Fadjulu, Fajelu, Fajulu, Kuku, Liggo, Ligo, Madi, Mandari, Mondari, Mundari, Ngyepu, Nyambara, Nyangbara, Nyangwara, Nyefu, Nyepo, Nyepu, Nypho, Pajulu, Pöjulu
  • Also spoken in: Sudan
  • Region: Central Equatoria State, Juba, Kajo Keji, and Lainya counties; both banks of the Nile, south of Terakeka on west bank, Mongalla on east bank, to Kajo Kaji escarpment. Also in Uganda.