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PanAfriL10n - PanAfrLoc - Vai

This language is part of the More Languages section.

Vai language

A Mande language of Liberia and Sierra Leone.

Uses the indigenous Vai syllabary as the writing system.

According to Ethnologue:

  • Classification: Niger-Congo, Mande, Western, Central-Southwestern, Central, Manding-Jogo, Manding-Vai, Vai-Kono
  • Population: 89,500 in Liberia (1991 L. Vanderaa CRC). 15,500 in Sierra Leone (1991). Population total all countries: 105,000.

SIL International, Ethnologue: Languages of the World, "Vai," http://www.ethnologue.com/show_language.asp?code=vai