Where on earth do they speak Kabuverdianu?

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Language: Kabuverdianu
Number of speakers: 492000
Language code: kea
Alternate names: Badiu, Caboverdiano, Criol, Crioulo, Kabuverdianu, Kriol, Krioulo, Sampadjudu
Where spoken: Cape Verde

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  • Language classification: Creole, Portuguese based
  • Dialects: Barlavento, Kabuverdianu Sotavento, Sotavento
  • Also spoken in: Cape Verde Islands, Germany, Spain, France, Italy, Luxembourg, Mozambique, Netherlands, Portugal, Senegal, United States
  • Region: Kabuverdianu-Sotaventu is spoken on Santiago, Maio, Fogo, and Brava islands; Kabuverdianu-Barlavente is spoken on Santo Antão, São Vicente, São Nicolau, Sal, and Boa Vista islands. Also in France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Mozambique, Netherlands, Portugal, Senegal, Spain, United States.