Shama language

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Shama
Native toNigeria
RegionNiger State
Native speakers
5,000 (1995)[1]
Dialects
  • Sama
  • Sambuga
Language codes
ISO 639-3sqa
Glottologsham1278[2]

Shama, or Shama-Sambuga after its two dialects, is a Kainji language of Nigeria.

References[edit]

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