Avikam language

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Native to Ivory Coast
Region Grand Lahou
Native speakers
21,000 (1993)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 avi
Glottolog avik1243[2]

Avikam is one of the Lagoon languages of Ivory Coast, spoken in Grand Lahou Département, Avikam Canton, South Department. It is a Kwa language, closely related to Alladian, but other than that its position is unclear.


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