Montol language

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Native toNigeria
RegionPlateau State
Native speakers
(22,000 cited 1990)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3mtl

Montol is an Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Plateau State, Nigeria. Dialects are Baltap-Lalin and Montol.[1] Roger Blench (2017) uses the name Tel or Tɛɛl for Montol.[4]


  1. ^ a b Montol at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Blench, 2006. The Afro-Asiatic Languages: Classification and Reference List (ms)
  3. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Montol". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  4. ^ Blench, Roger. 2017. Current research on the A3 West Chadic languages.