Izii

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Izi, Izzi
Population

540,000 (2012 SIL).

Location

Ebonyi state: Izzi, Abakaliki, and Ebonyi LGAs; Benue state: Ado LGA; Cross River state: Yala LGA.

Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Igbo [ibo].

Language Use

Used as L2 by Nnam [nbp].

Language Development
Taught in primary schools. Grammar. Bible: 2002–2014.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].