Kofyar language

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Native to Nigeria
Region Plateau State
Native speakers
110,000 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 kwl
Glottolog kofy1242[2]

Kofyar is an Afro-Asiatic dialect cluster spoken in Plateau State, Nigeria. Dialects are Bwol, Dimmuk (Doemak), Gworam, Jipal, Kofyar (Kwong), Kwagallak (Kwolla), and Mirriam (Mernyang).[1]


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