Gwamhi-Wuri language

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Gwamhi-Wuri
Lyase
Lyase-Ne
Native toNigeria
RegionKebbi, Niger State
Native speakers
16,000 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3bga
Glottologgwam1244[2]

Gwamhi-Wuri (Wurə-Gwamhyə-Mba), or Lyase, is a Kainji language of Nigeria. It is named after its two dialects, which have only slight differences. "Lyase-Ne" means 'mother togue'.

References[edit]

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