The Kukuya language, Kikukuya [kìkýkçȳā], also transcribed Kukẅa and known as Southern Teke, is a member of the Teke dialect continuum of the Congolese plateau. It is known for being the only language claimed to have a phonemic labiodental nasal /ɱ/ outside of Europe. The name comes from the word kuya "plateau".

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  • Teke-Kukuya (auch Chikuya, Kikuwa, Koukouya, Kukwa und Süd-Teke) ist eine Bantusprache und wird von circa 38.800 Menschen in der Republik Kongo gesprochen. Sie ist im Departement Plateaux im Distrikt Lekana östlich des Flusses Lékéti verbreitet. (de)
  • Le kukuya est une langue bantoue parlée par la population kukuya en République du Congo. Elle fait partie des langues teke. (fr)
  • The Kukuya language, Kikukuya [kìkýkçȳā], also transcribed Kukẅa and known as Southern Teke, is a member of the Teke dialect continuum of the Congolese plateau. It is known for being the only language claimed to have a phonemic labiodental nasal /ɱ/ outside of Europe. The name comes from the word kuya "plateau". (en)
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  • Niger-Congo
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  • Teke-Kukuya
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  • B.77a
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  • Teke-Kukuya (auch Chikuya, Kikuwa, Koukouya, Kukwa und Süd-Teke) ist eine Bantusprache und wird von circa 38.800 Menschen in der Republik Kongo gesprochen. Sie ist im Departement Plateaux im Distrikt Lekana östlich des Flusses Lékéti verbreitet. (de)
  • Le kukuya est une langue bantoue parlée par la population kukuya en République du Congo. Elle fait partie des langues teke. (fr)
  • The Kukuya language, Kikukuya [kìkýkçȳā], also transcribed Kukẅa and known as Southern Teke, is a member of the Teke dialect continuum of the Congolese plateau. It is known for being the only language claimed to have a phonemic labiodental nasal /ɱ/ outside of Europe. The name comes from the word kuya "plateau". (en)
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  • Teke-Kukuya (de)
  • Kukuya (langue) (fr)
  • Kukuya language (en)
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  • Kukuya (en)
  • Southern Teke (en)
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