Berbice Creole DutchConjugate Verbs
- Language: Berbice Creole Dutch
- Alternate names:
- Language code: brc
- Language family: Creole, Dutch Based
- Number of speakers: extinct
Speakers claim it is not inherently intelligible with Skepi or Rupununi. About 1/3 of the basic lexicon and, most of the productive morphology is from Eastern Ijo in Nigeria; most of the rest of the lexicon is from Dutch, 10% loans from Arawak and Guyanese Creole English. Speakers are bilingual in Guyanese, which has influenced Berbice considerably. Grammar. SVO. Nearly extinct.