Heiban language

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Native to Sudan
Region Nuba Hills
Ethnicity Heiban Nuba
Native speakers
(4,400 cited 1984)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 hbn
Glottolog heib1243[2]

The Heiban language, Ebang, or Abul, is a Niger–Congo language in the Heiban family spoken in the Nuba Mountains in Kordofan, Sudan.


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

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