Gwune language

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Gwune
Agwagwune
Native toNigeria
RegionCross River State
Native speakers
(20,000 cited 1973)[1]
Niger–Congo
Language codes
ISO 639-3yay
Glottologagwa1247[2]

The Gwune language, also known as Agwagwune, is an Upper Cross River language of Nigeria spoken by the Akunakuna people. It is a dialect cluster named after its prestige variety; others are Abayongo, Abini, Dim, Orum, Erei, Etono.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gwune at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Agwagwune". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.