Evant

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Avand, Avande, Balegete, Belegete, Evand, Ovand, Ovande, Ovando
Population

10,000 in Nigeria (1996 SIL). Population total all countries: 11,000.

Location

Cross River State, Obanliku LGA.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Lexical similarity: 50% with Iceve-Maci [bec], Tiv [tiv], and Otank [uta].

Language Use

All ages.

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

Traditional religion.

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