Documentation of Uwu, an endangered and undocumented minority language of the Nigerian Middle Belt


Documentation of Uwu, an endangered and undocumented minority language of the Nigerian Middle Belt

Language: Ayere (ISO639-3:aye)
Depositor: Anja Choon
Location: Nigeria
Deposit Id: 0231
ELDP Id: IGS0052
Level: Deposit

Group represented
Uwu speakers from Uwu in Kogi State, Nigeria.

Language information
Uwu, also called Ayere, is a minority language of Nigeria, which is highly threatened by Yoruba and English.

Status

Curated
Resources online and curated

Depositor

Anja Choon
Affiliation: SOAS

Deposit Statistics

Data from 2017 December 14 to 2017 December 14
Deposit hits:4
Downloaded files
Without statistics


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This is an audio recording of Uwu (alternative name: Ayere, ISO 639-3: aye). The speaker tells a narrative: The speaker talks about his mother, who had left Uwu for London a long time ago.

Recorded on: 2008-12-18

Keywords: Ayere - English - Monologue - AC - co2



The speaker tells a narrative: The speaker talks about his mother, who had left Uwu for London a long time ago.

Recorded on: 2008-12-18

Keywords: Ayere - English - Monologue - AC - co6



The speaker tells a narrative: The speaker talks about his mother, who had left Uwu for London a long time ago.

Recorded on: 2008-12-18

Keywords: Ayere - English - Monologue - AC - co6



The speaker translates every day phrases from English to Uwu.

Recorded on: 2008-01-15

Keywords: Ayere - English - Stimuli - AC - co2



Recorded on: Unspecified

Keywords: Ayere - English - Stimuli - wordlist - AC - c13



Recorded on: Unspecified

Keywords: Ayere - English - Stimuli - AC - c13



This is an audio recording of Uwu (alternative name: Ayere, ISO 639-3: aye). The speaker repeats and translates the narrative from uwu_081218b:The speaker repeates a story about someone's mother, who had left Uwu for London a long time ago.

Recorded on: 2008-12-19

Keywords: Ayere - English - Stimuli - AC - co2



This is an audio recording of Uwu (alternative name: Ayere, ISO 639-3: aye). The speaker repeats and translates the narrative from uwu_081218b: The speaker repeates a story about someone's mother, who had left Uwu for London a long time ago.

Recorded on: 2008-12-19

Keywords: Ayere - English - Stimuli - AC - co2



The speaker translates different verb forms (perfective, negation and future) from English to Uwu.

Recorded on: 2008-01-16

Keywords: Ayere - English - Stimuli - AC - co2



This is an audio recording of Uwu (alternative name: Ayere, ISO 639-3: aye). The language used to elicite the data is English. A few words in other languages may appear as well. This is the translation of an elicitation of the West African Language Data Sheet from 28/10/2007. The access is restricted to researchers affiliated to a research institute and people from Uwu. Hence, access is S

Recorded on: 2008-12-03

Keywords: English - Ayere - Unspecified - word list - c03 - AC