Kurama language

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Kurama
Tukurami
Native toNigeria
RegionKano and Kaduna states
Native speakers
40,000 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3krh
Glottologkura1249[2]
PersonBukurumi
PeopleAkurumi
LanguageTukurami

The Kurama or Akurmi language, Tukurmi, is a Kainji language of Nigeria. Kurama speakers are found in the central northern Nigerian states of Kaduna, Bauchi, Borno, Kano, Jigawa and Plateau.

88% of the population are Christians.[3]

[[The/Akurmi/people/of/central/Nigeria/book published by Akurmi Study group 2012.

References[edit]

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



The Akurmi People of Central Nigeria. Book published by Akurmi Study Group 2012.