Kulung language (Nigeria)

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Kulung
Native toNigeria
RegionTaraba State
Native speakers
40,000 (2012)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3bbu
Glottologkulu1255[2]

Kulung is one of the Southern Bantoid Jarawan languages of Nigeria.

Kulung, related to Piya, can also refer to a Chadic language of the same name in Karim Lamido LGA, Taraba State, Nigeria.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kulung at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Kulung (Nigeria)". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Blench, Roger (2019). An Atlas of Nigerian Languages (4th ed.). Cambridge: Kay Williamson Educational Foundation.

Adelberger, J. & Kleinewillinghöfer, U., 2016, A Kulung Vocabulary compiled by the missionary Ira McBride. Arbeitspapiere des Instituts für Ethnologie und Afrikastudien der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Working Papers of the Department of Anthropology and African Studies of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz) 167 [1]


  1. ^ Adelberger, J. & Kleinewillinghöfer, U., 2016 "A Kulung Vocabulary compiled by the missionary Ira McBride." Arbeitspapiere des Instituts für Ethnologie und Afrikastudien der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (Working Papers of the Department of Anthropology and African Studies of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz) 167