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Idoma language

Region Benue State, Central Nigeria
Ethnicity Idoma
Native speakers
600,000  (1991)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 idu
Glottolog idom1241[2]

The Idoma is the second official language spoken in Benue state central Nigeria by nearly a million people.


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

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