Akpes language

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Native to Nigeria
Region Ondo State
Native speakers
(10,000 cited 1992)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ibe
Glottolog akpe1248[2]

Akpes is a dialect cluster spoken in Nigeria that forms a branch of the Volta–Niger languages. It may be closest to the Edoid languages.[2]


  1. ^ Akpes at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ a b Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Akpes". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 

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