- a branch of the Niger-Congo subfamily of languages, including Mossi and other languages spoken in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo, Ivory Coast, and Mali.
Also called Voltaic.
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Loyalty to Erdogan and the AKP was the main reason, Gur said.After 100s of Miners Die, Turkey’s Prime Minister Says “This Happens”
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Look here, Gur Sahai, if you are proud of your engines, show me what they can do now.'Soldiers Three
If a milch cow, he shall give three gur of corn to its owner.The Oldest Code of Laws in the World
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It was here that Gur, one of the largest towns of India, once stood.A Woman's Journey Round the World
Once in seven years the great Earl rises, and rides by night on his white horse round Lough Gur.Irish Witchcraft and Demonology
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So they shot him down on the way up to Gur, near Ibleam, but he escaped to Megiddo and died there.The Children's Bible
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- a small group of languages of W Africa, spoken chiefly in Burkina Faso and Ghana, forming a branch of the Niger-Congo familyAlso called: Voltaic
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