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Suppire/Minianka belongs to the Northern Senufo subgroup of Gur Voltaic. (Webbook)
Ethnologue lists the classification as: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Volta-Congo, North, Gur, Senufo, Suppire-Mamara
This is a different group of Senufo from that treated under that title in this survey (that group is called Senari).
It is spoken in southeastern Mali. (Webbook)
One dialect in Côte d'Ivoire may be related.
The maps below show the distribution of Supyire and Mamara within the broader range of Senufo language groups (source: Wikipedia; maps created by Mark Dingemanse of Vormdicht under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License):
According to Ethnologue:
Suppire and Minianka are, according to Voegelin and Voegelin (1977), mutually intelligible dialects. Further survey work is being conducted (l983) near Sikasso by Robert Carlson of the SIL. Grimes (1996) reports a dialect of "Shenpire" in northern Côte d'Ivoire with an undetermined relationship to Suppire. (Webbook) [update]
According to information compiled from Ethnologue:
Suppire is an important regional language in Mali. (Webbook) Minyanka (Mamara) is a "national language" in Mali. (Wikipedia)
The Ethnologue pages on Mamara and Supyire list the titles of numerous vernacular publications (apparently not available online):
No information specific to Suppire / Minianka. (Webbook) [needs updating]
Some of the titles above (5) and the following should have information:
Carlson, Robert. 1998. Wuu Supyire semɛ (Ecrivons le supyiré: Orthographe et grammaire pratiques du supyiré de Kampolondougou).
A sample text of Senoufo (Mamara) is shown on the "Language Museum" site: http://www.language-museum.com/s/senoufo-mamara.htm
(See also the titles in 5, above)
Not aware of any localization efforts.
(No specific ISO 639-1 or ISO 639-2 codes)
Apparently there is separate literature for Supyire and Mamara/Minianka. Would some kinds of localisation nevertheless be best done in a way to cover the two?
Questions re dialects:
Hartell, Rhonda L. ed. 1993. The Alphabets of Africa/Alphabets de Langues Africaines. Dakar: UNESCO & SIL.
SIL International, Ethnologue: Languages of the World, "Senoufo, Mamara," http://www.ethnologue.com/show_language.asp?code=myk
______, "Senoufo, Supyire," http://www.ethnologue.com/show_language.asp?code=spp
______, "Senoufo, Shempire," http://www.ethnologue.com/show_language.asp?code=seb
SIL International, "ISO 639 Code Tables," http://www.sil.org/iso639-3/codes.asp
U.S. Library of Congress, "ISO 639.2: Codes for the Representation of Names of Languages: Alpha-3 codes arranged alphabetically by the English name of language," http://www.loc.gov/standards/iso639-2/php/English_list.php
Wikipedia, "Minyanka language," http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minyanka_language
______, "Senufo languages," http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Senufo_languages
______, "Suppire-Mamara languages," http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suppire-Mamara_languages
______, "Supyire language," http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supyire_language