Koore language

Native to Ethiopia
Region East of Lake Chamo
Native speakers
160,000 (2007 census)[1]
Ethiopic, Latin
Language codes
ISO 639-3 kqy
Glottolog koor1239[2]

Koorete (also Amaarro, Amarro, Badittu, Koore, Koyra, Kwera, Nuna) is the language spoken by the Koore people of southern Ethiopia.


  1. Ethiopia 2007 Census Archived November 13, 2012, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Koorete". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.


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