Kpelle

Categories: Ethnicities

Primarily rice-cultivators, this Mande group extends along terrain that includes swamps, lowlands, and riversides from central Liberia to Guinea. The Kpelle are also located in Mali, where they preserve their cultural heritage.

Synonyms:
Bere, Berlu, Buni, Gbelle, Gberese, Gbese, Gbeze, Gerze, Gizima, Guerse, Guerze, Kpele, Kpelli, Kpese, Kpwele, Kpwesi, Mpessi, Nguere, Pele, Pessi, Pessy
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