Mak language (Adamawa)

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Mak
LeeMak
Native to Nigeria
Region Taraba State
Ethnicity Bikwin
Native speakers
5,700  (2000)[1]
Dialects
Panya
Zoo
Language codes
ISO 639-3 pbl
Glottolog makn1235[2]

Mak, or LeeMak, is an Adamawa language of Nigeria, one of several spoken by the Bikwin people. The two dialects, Panya and Zoo (Zo), are rather divergent, and might be considered distinct languages.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mak at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Mak (Nigeria)". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.