Crioulo, Upper Guinea

Conjugate Verbs


  • Language: Crioulo, Upper Guinea
  • Alternate names: PORTUGUESE CREOLE, KRIULO
  • Language code: pov
  • Language family: Creole, Portuguese Based
  • Number of speakers: 361500
  • Script:


The Senegal dialect is a little different, but they are intelligible to each other's speakers. Portuguese not well known. The lingua franca in much of Guinea-Bissau, more in the west than in the east. Trade language. Grammar. Bible in press (1997).