Yigha language

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Yigha
Leyigha
Native to Nigeria
Region Cross River State
Ethnicity Ayigha
Native speakers
(10,000 cited 1989)[1]
Niger–Congo
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ayi
Glottolog leyi1238[2]
People Ayigha
Language Leyigha

The Yigha language, Leyigha' known after the people as Ayigha (Asiga), is an Upper Cross River language of Nigeria.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yigha at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Leyigha". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.