Where on earth do they speak Dan?

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Language: Dan
Number of speakers: 1300000
Language code: daf
Alternate names: Da, Dan, Gio, Gio-Dan, Gyo, Yacouba, Yakuba
Where spoken: Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia

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  • Language classification: Niger-Congo, Mande, Eastern, Southeastern, Guro-Tura, Tura-Dan-Mano, Tura-Dan
  • Dialects: Blowo, Eastern Dan, Gweetaawu, Lower Gio, River Cess Gio, Upper Gio, Western Dan
  • Also spoken in: Côte d'Ivoire
  • Region: 18 Montagnes Region, Man (except Kouibly and Facoubly), Danané, Biankouma prefectures. 19 villages. Also in Guinea, Liberia.