Lame

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A language of Nigeria

Population

10,000 (1995 CAPRO).

Location

Bauchi State, Toro LGA, Lame district.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Gura (Agari, Agbiri, Tugura), Mbaru (Bambara, Bambaro, Bamburo, Bombaro, Bomberawa, Bunberawa), Ruhu (Rufawa, Rufu). Dialect subgroup.

Language Use

No speakers of Ruhu or Mbaru as of 1987 (R. Blench).

Other Comments

Different from Pévé [lme] (Lamé) of Cameroon and Chad.