Basa-Gumna language

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Basa-Gumna
Basa Kuta
Basa-Kaduna
Native toNigeria
RegionChanchaga
Extinctby 1987[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3bsl
Glottologbasa1280[2]

Basa-Gumna is an extinct Kainji language of Nigeria. It was spoken in Chanchaga, Niger state, and Nasarawa, near the Basa homeland. Speakers have shifted to Hausa.

References[edit]

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