Kafa language

Kafi noono
Native to Ethiopia
Region in Keffa Zone
Native speakers
830,000 (2007 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 kbr
Glottolog kafa1242[2]

Kafa or Kefa (Kafi noono) is an Afroasiatic language spoken in Ethiopia at the Keffa Zone.

A collection of proverbs in the language has been published by Mesfin Wodajo.[3]


  1. Ethiopia 2007 Census
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Kafa". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. 2012. Functions and Formal and Stylistic Features of Kafa Proverbs: Functional and Structural Approach. Lambert Academic Publishing.

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