Atsam

Print

A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Cawai, Cawe, Cawi, Chawai, Chawe, Chawi
Population

30,000 (Barrett 1982).

Location

Kaduna State, Kechia LGA.

Language Maps
Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly most similar to Piti [pcn].

Language Use

All ages.

Language Development
Bible portions: 1923–1932.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Traditional religion.