Cara language

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Native toNigeria
RegionPlateau State
Native speakers
3,000 (1999)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3cfd

Cara (Chara, Fachara), also called Teriya after the village it is spoken in, is a small Plateau language of Nigeria.

Ethnologue places Cara in Central Plateau. The assignment to Beromic follows Blench (2008).


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