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Language: Izon
Number of speakers: 1000000
Language code: ijc
Alternate names: Central-Western Ijo, Ijaw, Ijo, Izo, Izon, Uzo
Where spoken: Nigeria

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  • Language classification: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Ijoid, Ijo, West Ijo
  • Dialects: Apoi, Arogbo, Basan, Bassan, Boma, Bumo, East Olodiama, East Tarakiri, Egbema, Ekpetiama, Furupagha, Gbarain, Gbaranmatu, Iduwini, Ikibiri, Kabo, Kabowei, Kolokuma-Opokuma, Koluama, Kumbo, Kumbowei, Mein, Ogbe Ijo, Ogboin, Ogulagha, Operemo, Oporoma, Oporomo, Oporoza, Oyiakiri, Tuomo, West Olodiama, West Tarakiri
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Bayelsa State, Yenagoa, South Ijaw, Kolokuma-Opokuma, Ekeremor, and Sagbama LGAs; Delta State, Burutu, Warri, and Ughelli LGAs; Ondo State, Ilaje, Ese-Odo LGAs; Ekiti State, Ikole LGA.