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ISO 639-3: nka

The combined catalog of all OLAC participants contains the following resources that are relevant to this language:

Other known names and dialect names: Lukolwe, Lushangi, Mashasha, Mbowela, Mbwela, Mbwera, Shasha, Shimbwera, Shinkoya

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Primary texts

  1. ONLINENkoya Genesis Translation. The Long Now Foundation. n.d. The Rosetta Project: A Long Now Foundation Library of Human Language. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_nka_gen-1

Language descriptions

  1. ONLINEGlottolog 3.3 Resources for Nkoya. n.a. 2018. Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. oai:glottolog.org:nkoy1244

Other resources about the language

  1. ONLINEMiss Anobea threshes/winnows beans while Ketewa have a chat with her. Ketewa; Yaw (recorder); Anobea (consultant). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222828
  2. ONLINEAn ananse 'spider' story about what brought about baldness. Akuamoah; Yaw (recorder); Ketewa; Efee (consultant). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222827
  3. ONLINEA demonstration of how to make a trap called akyen. Kimpo (consultant); Yaw; Akuamoah. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222829
  4. ONLINEA story about the origin of the Nkami people. Akuamoah (interviewer); Ketewa (interviewer); Yaw (recorder); Ama Asiedua 2 (consultant). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222820
  5. ONLINEAkuamoah describes a tree and its medicinal benefits. Akuamoah; Ketewa; Yaw; Nma; Akwasi. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222821
  6. ONLINEA narrative about odwo festival. Asiedua (consultant); Nma (interviewer); Afua Nyaakowaa (consultant); Yaw (recorder). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222822
  7. ONLINEUncle Adinkra talks about the role of abusuapanyin 'clan/family head' in Nkami. Akuamoah (interviewer); Ketewa (interviewer); Yaw (recorder); Abusuapanyin Adinkra (consultant). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222823
  8. ONLINEA converstion about lotto staking as a business. Yaw (interviewer); Mensa (consultant). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222824
  9. ONLINEUncle Somuah explains the difference between two related words in Nkami ebobo and efofo. Akuamoah (interviewer); Somuah (consultant); Yaw (recorder). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222826
  10. ONLINEA chat with a three-year old girl in Nkami, Ewe and Akan. Ketewa (interviewer); Asantewaa (consultant); Yaw (recorder). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222818
  11. ONLINEA chat with builders at their working site. Yaw Broni (interviewer); Yaw (recorder); Afram; Aboagye; Elder Bekoe; Atta. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222816
  12. ONLINEMadam Awuabea builds and narrates how to make asʊɪ 'hearth'. Awuabea (consultant); Akuamoah; Ketewa; Yaw (recorder). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222815
  13. ONLINEA chat about hunting from time immemorial to the present in Nkami. Akuamoah (interviewer); Kimpo (consultant); Yaw (recorder). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222819
  14. ONLINEElicitation on some stimuli developed by MPI. Akuamoah (consultant); Yaw. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222810
  15. ONLINEAuntie Esther fries gari and talk to Akuamoah about gari making. Esther (consultant); Akuamoah (interviewer); Yaw (recorder). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222813
  16. ONLINEPeople chat while Kwame Addo makes charcoal. Akuamoah; Ketewa; Yaw (recorder); Yaw Broni; Kwame Addo (consultant); Yeboah; Isaac. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222814
  17. ONLINEBekoe demonstrates the processes of making akpetesi 'a locally made alcohol'. Akuamoah; Yaw; Ketewa; Bekoe (consultant); Tikya Nyamesah; Kimpo. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222811
  18. ONLINEFolk song. Kimpo; Yaw Broni; Akuamoah; Yaw; Afram; Efee; Tongo. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222812
  19. ONLINEA chat about the work of a Chief's spokesperson. Akuamoah; Yaw; Kimpo; Bekoe (consultant); Yeboah. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222807
  20. ONLINEAn elicitation that compares Nkami, Ewe, Akan and Anum. Akuamoah; Yaw; Abenaa; Kana; Manu. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222809
  21. ONLINEPeople sweep while Ampomaa greets them. Akuamoah; Ketewa; Yaw; Ampomaa (consultant). 2018-01-26. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222848
  22. ONLINEAn ananse story about what brought about cobwebs. Yaw (recorder); Mensa (consultant); Yeboah; Ama. 2018-01-26. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222847
  23. ONLINEUncle Kimpo jokes with Akuamoah about a life story. Akuamoah (consultant); Kimpo (interviewer); Yaw. 2018-01-26. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222844
  24. ONLINEA chat about an Nkami practice at meals. Akuamoah (consultant); Ketewa (consultant); Yaw (interviewer). 2018-01-26. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222843
  25. ONLINEA folktale in Nkami that the elephant invented palm wine. Akuamoah; Somuah; Yaw. 2018-01-26. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222846
  26. ONLINEAkuamoah describes a tree and its medicinal benefits. Akuamoah (consultant); Ketewa (recorder); Yaw (annotator); Nma; Akwasi. 2018-01-26. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222845
  27. ONLINEA libation performance by Aframhemaa. Akuamoah; Ketewa; Yaw; Aframhɪmaa. 2018-01-26. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222842
  28. ONLINEA foreigner speaks Nkami. Akuamoah (interviewer); Ketewa (interviewer); Yaw (recorder); Gabriel; Agbo (consultant). 2018-01-26. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222841
  29. ONLINEPeople chat while Ketewa climbs an apple tree to pluck a ripe fruit. Akuamoah; Ketewa; Yaw (recorder); Kimpo; Yaw Broni; Kwame Addo. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222839
  30. ONLINEAsieduwaa pours libation before giving historical information. Akuamoah; Ketewa (recorder); Yaw; Asieduwaa (consultant); Onyene; Yaa Babe. 2016-03-16. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222838
  31. ONLINEA python catch and a chat on it. Akuamoah (interviewer); Yaw (recorder); Kimpo (consultant); Kwasi Nketia (interviewer). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222837
  32. ONLINEOkpesie making. Akuamoah; Ketewa (interviewer); Yaw (recorder); Owusua (consultant). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222836
  33. ONLINEYaw makes and plays a traditional guitar while others observe and dance. Yaw (consultant); Ampomaa; Yaw (recorder). 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222835
  34. ONLINEA chat over a ludo game among four people. Akuamoah; Yaw (recorder); Kwame Addo; Ampomaa; Donkor. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222834
  35. ONLINEA chat about the work of a fetish priest. Awuabea; Okomfoɔ Aboagyewaa (consultant); Yaw. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222833
  36. ONLINEEvening greeting. Mensa; Naaɲɪnɪ Kwasi Budu; Darkoa; Yaw. 2016-02-09. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222832
  37. ONLINEStephen Appiah (Yaw) chats with Afram while the latter errects tents for a funeral ceremony. Yaw Broni (interviewer); Afram; Yaw. 2018-01-26. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222888
  38. ONLINEPeople wash their hands after a burial while Akwasi and Uncle Denteh chat. Ketewa (recorder); Denteh (consultant); Akwasi (interviewer). 2018-01-26. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222885
  39. ONLINEPeople chat after Akuamoah kills a bat with a catapult at the time when Ebola was rife. Akuamoah; Yaw (recorder); Ama Dora; Derrick; Ketewa. 2018-01-26. Endangered Languages Archive. oai:soas.ac.uk:MPI1222876
  40. ONLINELINGUIST List Resources for Nkoya. Damir Cavar, Director of Linguist List (editor); Malgorzata E. Cavar, Director of Linguist List (editor). 2017-09-27. The LINGUIST List (www.linguistlist.org). oai:linguistlist.org:lang_nka

Other known names and dialect names: Lukolwe, Lushangi, Mashasha, Mbowela, Mbwela, Mbwera, Shasha, Shimbwera, Shinkoya

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