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A small group of related languages spoken in Sudan and forming a branch of the Niger-Congo language family.
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(Languages) a group of languages spoken in the Kordofan and Nuba Hills of the S Sudan: classed as an independent family, probably distantly related to Niger-Congo
1. (Languages) denoting, relating to, or belonging to this group of languages
2. (Placename) of or relating to Kordofan
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Kor•do•fan•i•an(ˌkɔr dəˈfæn i ən)
a family of languages spoken in the Nuba Hills of S Kordofan province in the Sudan.
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|Noun||1.||Kordofanian - a group of languages spoken in the relatively small Kordofan area of the south Sudan|
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