Jakhanke

Categories: Ethnicities

The Jakhanke are Senegambian Mande-speakers, considered a part of the a larger Soninke group, are renown for their Islamic scholarship, constituting a specialized and reputed caste of professional clerics.

Synonyms:
Jahanka, Jahanke, Diakhanké, Diakanké, Diakhankesare, Dyakanke
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