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Akoko language

(North) Akoko
Native to Nigeria
Region Ondo State
Native speakers
48,000  (1992)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 aqg
Glottolog arig1246[2]

North Akoko, usually abbreviated to Akoko, is a dialect cluster spoken in Nigeria. It appears to form a branch of the "Yoruba–Edo–Akoko–Igbo" (YEAI) group of Niger–Congo languages.


  1. ^ (North) Akoko at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "(North) Akoko". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
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