Nupoid languages

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Nupoid
Geographic
distribution
Central Nigeria, along the Niger River from the confluence of the Benue and north
Linguistic classification Niger–Congo
Subdivisions
  • Ebira–Gade
  • Nupe–Gbagyi
Glottolog nupo1239[1]

The Nupoid languages are spoken in central Nigeria, including the city of Kaduna and the capital Abuja. They include the Nupe, Gbagyi, and Ebira languages, each with about a million speakers.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Nupoid". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.