Dadiya

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Daadiya, Dadia, Loodiya
Population

30,000 (1998).

Location

Gombe State, Balanga LGA; Taraba State, Karim Lamido LGA; Adamawa State, Numan LGA, between Dadiya and Bambam.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Kookwila, Loofaa, Loofiyo, Tunga (Boleri). Dialect names are names of settlements.

Language Development
Bible portions: 2008.
Writing
Latin script, used since 2008.
Other Comments

Traditional religion.