Biafada language

Native to Guinea-Bissau
Native speakers
45,000 (2006)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 bif
Glottolog biaf1240[2]

Biafada is a Senegambian language of Guinea-Bissau.

Biafada is heavily influenced by Mandinka. Variants on the name include Beafada, Bedfola, Biafar, Bidyola, Dfola, Fada.


  1. Biafada at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Biafada". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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