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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Chen, Icen, Icen FiForon, Icen Ibaas, Ichen
Population

50,000 (2006).

Location

Plateau State, Zaron village is center, southeast of Jos.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Icen, Icen Ibaas, Ichen. Lexical similarity: with Izere [izr] but has added Berom [bom] prefixes to its own prefix system and employs Berom style consonant alternation.

Language Use

All ages. Also use Berom [bom], Izere [izr].

Language Development
Bible portions: 2012.