Language of the Day for 19 April 2019

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Damakawa [dam]

A language of
Nigeria
Population Full
No known L1 speakers. Last fluent speakers probably survived into the late 20th century. Ethnic population: 750.
Status
9 (Dormant).
Language Use
Shifted to C’lela [dri]. Still used in traditional rituals (2008 S. McGill). Ceremonies. Also use Hausa [hau].
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