Oruma language

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Native toNigeria
RegionRivers State
Native speakers
(5,000 cited 1995)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3orr

Oruma is one of three small Inland Ijaw languages of Nigeria. According to Ethnologue, it is not fully intelligible with other varieties of Inland Ijaw.


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