Ekpeye language

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Ekpeye
Native toNigeria
RegionRivers State and Bayelsa State
EthnicityEkpeye people
Native speakers
(30,000 cited 1973)[1]
Niger–Congo
Language codes
ISO 639-3ekp
Glottologekpe1253[2]

Ekpeye (Ekkpahia, Ekpaffia) is an Igboid language of Rivers State and Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Ekpeye at Ethnologue (21st ed., 2018)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Ekpeye". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.