Geruma language

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Native toNigeria
RegionBauchi State
Native speakers
9,000 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3gea

Geruma (also known as Gerema, Germa) is an Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Nigeria. Dialects include Duurum and Sum. Speakers are shifting to Hausa.[1]


  1. ^ a b Geruma at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Geruma". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.