Dyula (Dioula/Jula)

A Niger-Congo language and a member of the Mande branch. It's most closely related to Bambara.

Spoken primarily in the Ivory Coast, with 1.5 million speakers but also in Burkina Faso and Mali.


CLASSIFICATION = Niger-Congo family, SCRIPT = Arabic and Latin Script. N’Ko script used in Côte d’Ivoire and Burkina Faso

Films
Keïta!, l'héritage du griot FR FILM 151(DVD)*
The night of truth DYULA FILM 1(DVD)*
Vocabulary
Burkina phrasebook DYULA VOCAB 1