For a brief introduction to the gusiilaay language see here.
A team of editors have made substantial corrections to what was produced at the Rapid Word Collection workshop held in Thionck-Essyl in February 2017, particularly the Gusiilaay spelling. The current version on this website is a draft and we are aware it still has a lot of French spelling mistakes. We are seeking comments on the translations and any missing words, before preparing a printed version for publication in a few months’ time. Even after the printed publication, the aim is for the dictionary on this website to be continually updated.
We are also looking for help in adding species in French and their scientific names.
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