Gur

[ goo r ]
/ gʊər /

noun

a branch of the Niger-Congo subfamily of languages, including Mossi and other languages spoken in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo, Ivory Coast, and Mali.

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Gur
/ (ɡʊə) /

noun

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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