Gwa language

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Native to Nigeria
Region Bauchi State
Native speakers
980 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 gwb
Glottolog gwaa1239[2]
Linguasphere 99-AAB-b

Gwa is one of the Southern Bantoid Jarawan languages of Nigeria. It is closely related to Lame.


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