Iten

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Aten, Eten, Etien, Ganawuri, “Jal” (pej.), Niten, Ten
Population

40,000 (Blench 2003).

Location

Plateau state: Riyom LGA; Kaduna state: Kaura LGA.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Language Development
Dictionary. Bible portions: 1940.
Writing

Latin script [Latn], used since 2001.

Other Comments

Ethnonym: Eten.