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  • proper n. A creole dialect continuum spoken on the islands of Cape Verde, based on Portuguese and influenced by West African languages.

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Examples

  • Languages: Portuguese (official), Crioulo, African languages

    Guinea-Bissau

  • Languages: Portuguese, Crioulo (a blend of Portuguese and West African words)

    Cape Verde

  • Cape VerdePortuguese, Crioulo (a blend of Portuguese and West African words)

    Languages

  • Portuguese, Crioulo (a blend of Portuguese and West African words)

    The 2007 CIA World Factbook

  • Languages: Portuguese, Crioulo, a blend of Portuguese and West

    The 1996 CIA Factbook

  • Portuguese, Crioulo, a blend of Portuguese and West African words

    The 1994 CIA World Factbook

  • Languages: Portuguese, Crioulo, a blend of Portuguese and West African words

    The 1995 CIA World Factbook

  • Cape Verde has a rich tradition of Crioulo literature and music.

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  • Languages: Portuguese (official); Crioulo (national).

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  • The official language is Portuguese, but most Cape Verdeans also speak a Creole dialect -- Crioulo -- which is based on archaic Portuguese but influenced by African and European languages.

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