Gude

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Cheke, Goude, Mapodi, Mapuda, Mocigin, Motchekin, Mudaye, Shede, Tchade
Population

68,000 in Nigeria (1987). Population total all countries: 96,000.

Location

Adamawa State, Mubi LGA; Borno State, Askira-Uba LGA.

Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Different dialects are spoken in Cameroon and Nigeria.

Language Use

Also use English [eng], Hausa [hau], Nigerian Fulfulde [fuv], Nzanyi [nja]. Used as L2 by Fali [fli].

Language Development
Literacy program in progress. Poetry. Grammar. NT: 1999.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Muslim, Christian, traditional religion.

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