Sranan Tongo

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Sranan Tongo
Sranan Tongo
Surinamscina Dezela kozolcev.jpg
Message written in Sranan Tongo
Native toSuriname
Native speakers
(130,000 cited 1993)[1]
English Creole
  • Atlantic
    • Suriname
      • Sranan Tongo
Language codes
ISO 639-2srn
ISO 639-3srn
Glottologsran1240[2]
Linguasphere52-ABB-aw
A man speaking in Sranan Tongo

Sranan Tongo (also known as Sranantongo and Sranan) is an English creole language spoken in Suriname.

References[change | change source]

  1. Sranan Tongo at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Sranan Tongo". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.