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A language of Nigeria

ISO 639-3mfl

Population  50.
Region  Borno state, Damboa LGA.
Language map  Nigeria, Map 4, reference number 225
Alternate names   Marghi West
Classification  Afro-Asiatic, Chadic, Biu-Mandara, A, A.2, 1
Language use  Also use Kanuri [knc].
Comments  The language is dying out in favor of Kanuri, but the ethnic population is large. Nearly extinct.
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