Longuda

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A language of Nigeria

Alternate Names
Languda, Longura, Nunguda, Nungura, Nunguraba
Population

32,000 (1973 SIL).

Location

Adamawa State, Guyuk LGA; Bauchi State, Balanga LGA.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Nya Ceriya (Banjiram, Cirimba), Nya Dele (Jessu), Nya Guyuwa (Guyuk, Plain, Turuba), Nya Gwanda (Gwandaba, Nyuwar), Nya Tariya (Taraba).

Language Use

Also use Hausa [hau], Fulfulde [fuv], Dera [kna], Waja [wja], or English [eng].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 20% Hausa. NT: 1978.
Writing
Latin script, used since 1975.
Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian.