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Skepi Dutch Creole
Spoken in Guyana
Total speakers
Language family Creole language
Language codes
ISO 639-1 None
ISO 639-2
ISO 639-3 skw

Skepi is an extinct Dutch-based creole language of Guyana, spoken in the region of Essequibo. It was not mutually intelligible with Berbice Creole Dutch, also spoken in Guyana. This language has been classified as extinct since 1998.[1]


"'Em ne ben joe, 'em ben ander domnie." (Translation: "It was not you, it was that other minister (clergyman)".)


  1. ^ Scholastic Book of Lists (2003)


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