Spoken L1 Language: Krio
- AES status:
- not endangered
- David M. Eberhard and Gary F. Simons and Charles D. Fennig 2020
- Krio (kri-kri) = 3 (Wider communication). Brought to western part of Freetown, Sierra Leone in 1787 by early settlers from England. Used as trade language and for social interaction among all sixteen ethnic groups in Sierra Leone.