Hungworo language

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Hungworo
Ngwe
Ca̱hungwa̱rya̱
Native toNigeria
RegionNiger State
Native speakers
20,000 (2003)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3nat
Glottologhung1276[2]
Huŋgwəryə
PersonBuhungwəryə
PeopleƏhungwəryə
Languageʨəhungwə̀ryə or Ca̱hungwa̱rya̱

Hungworo (Huŋgwəryə, Ca̱hungwa̱rya̱), or Ngwe (Ngwoi[3]), is a Kainji language spoken in Nigeria.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hungworo at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Hungworo". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Roger Blench (11 May 2012). "THE KAINJI LANGUAGES of NORTHWESTERN and CENTRAL NIGERIA" (PDF). p. 14.