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Deno language

Native toNigeria
RegionBauchi State
Native speakers
6,000 (1995)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3dbb

Deno (also known as Denawa, Denwa, Be) is an Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Nigeria. Speakers are shifting to Hausa and Fulfulde.[1]


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