Ruli language

Ruli
Luduuli
Native toUganda
Native speakers
160,000 (2002 census)[1]
Dialects
  • Nyara
Language codes
ISO 639-3ruc
Glottologruul1235[2]
JE.103[3]

Ruli (Ruuli) is the Bantu language spoken by the Ruli and Nyara people (Baruli and Banyara) of Uganda primarily in Nakasongola and Kayunga districts. It is closely related to Ganda, and especially close to Gwere.

References[]

  1. ^ Ruli at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Ruuli". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online