Ebira language

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Ebira
Native toNigeria
RegionKogi state, Nassarawa state, Edo state
EthnicityEbira
Native speakers
(1 million cited 1989)[1]
Niger–Congo
Language codes
ISO 639-3igb
Glottologebir1243[2]

Ebira (Egbira) is a Niger-Congo language. It is spoken by around a million people in Kogi State, North central Nigeria.

References[edit]

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