Anaang language

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Native toSouthern Nigeria
RegionCross River State
Native speakers
(1.4 million cited 1991)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3anw

Anaang (Annang), also known as Western Ibibio,[3] is part of the Ibibio-Efik dialect cluster. It is the native language of the Anaang people of Nigeria.


  1. ^ Anaang at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Anaang". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Okon E. Essien, 1986, Ibibio names: their structure and their meanings