Barkul language

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Barkul
Bo-Rukul
Native toNigeria
RegionPlateau State
Native speakers
2,000 (1999)[1]
Dialects
  • Bo
  • Rukul
Language codes
ISO 639-3mae
Glottologboru1244[2]
Bo
PersonamaBɔ
PeoplebaBɔ
LanguageKap amaBɔ
Rukul
PersonamaRukul
PeoplebaRukul
LanguageKap maRukul

Barkul (Bo-Rukul) is a Plateau language of Nigeria. The two dialects, Bo and Rukul, are notably distinct. The classification of Barkul is unclear, but it appears to be closest to Fyam and Horom.

References[edit]

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