Where on earth do they speak Daju, Dar Fur?

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Language: Daju, Dar Fur
Number of speakers: 80000
Language code: daj
Alternate names: Beke, Dagu, Daju Ferne, Daju, Dar Fur, Fininga, Nyala-Lagowa
Where spoken: Sudan

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  • Language classification: Nilo-Saharan, Eastern Sudanic, Western, Daju, Western Daju
  • Dialects: Lagowa, Nyala
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: South Darfur State, Daju hills 40 km northeast of Nyala; West Darfur State, Geneina district. Lagowa dialect: South Kordofan State, near Lagawa, Dar el Kabira (Kidong), Silecce, Warina, Jebel Miheila, Nyukri, and Tamanyik villages.