Mawa language (Nigeria)

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Native to Nigeria
Region Bauchi
Extinct (date missing)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 wma
Glottolog mawa1236[2]

Mawa is an extinct and unattested language of Nigeria. It was apparently different from a language of Chad also known as Mawa, and so is unclassified.[1]


  1. ^ a b Mawa at Ethnologue (13th ed., 1996).
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Mawa". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.