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Malinke (also called Maninkakan Western, Maninka-Western, Malinka) is a Manding language belonging to the Niger-Congo language family. It is spoken in Eastern Senegal, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, and Mali. There are approximately 500,000 Malinke speakers total.
Malinke has a 59% lexical similarity to Mandinka.
Malinke is written in an Arabic script. From 1997 to 2003, portions of the Christian Bible were translated into Malinke.
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Malinke Quick Facts
Alternate Names & Spellings: NORTHWESTERN MANINKA, MALINKA
Language Family: Niger-Congo, Mande, Western, Central-Southwestern, Central, Manding-Jogo, Manding-Vai, Manding-Mokole, Manding, Manding-West.
Spoken by Approximately 967,000 people
Spoken In: United States