Dagbani is member of the Gur branch of Niger-Congo languages and
is spoken mainly in northern Ghana by 800,000 Dagomba people. It is closely
related to and mutually intelligible with Mossi, which is spoken
mainly in Burkina-Faso. Dagbani is also known as Dagbamba, Dagbane and
Dagbani is taught in primary and secondary schools and there
are radio programmes in the language.
Dagbani alphabet and pronunciation
Sal' la sala. Bɛhig' be sokam sanimi, din pa la amii. Suhizɔbo be
sokam sani; ka nambɔxu beni. Suhubɔhibo mi bi lan kɔŋ
yigunaadam kam sani. Dinzuxu dimbɔŋɔ zaa wuhiya ka dama di
tu kamaata ka ti zaa yu tab' hali ni ti puuni.
Information about the Dagbani language and people
Other languages written with the Latin alphabet