The Bade (also called B.1 West Chadic) languages are a branch of West Chadic languages. They are spoken in the Borno and Jigawa States of North Nigeria. Bade is the most widely spoken Bade langauge. It is where the branch gets its name.
|B.1 West Chadic|
|Borno State and Jigawa State, Nigeria|
West Chadic per Newman (1977)
The Bade languages are:
† = Extinct language
- Blench, Roger. 2006. The Afro-Asiatic Languages: Classification and Reference List (ms)