Naija Language

Dictionnaire du naija


Access the dictionary of Naija.



Explore the grammar and lexicon of Naija using syntactic data queries.


Lexical Statistics

Explore Naija data from a sociolinguistic perspective and via textometric operations.


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About the project NaijaSynCor

These are the main results of the ANR-NaijaSynCor programme (ANR-16-CE27-0007, 2017-2021), a corpus-based study of the nature and functions of Naija (Common Nigerian Pidgin) in Nigeria today. Coordinated by Bernard Caron, it brings together Llacan (UMR 8135, Inalco-EPHE-CNRS), Modyco (UMR 7114, Université Paris-Nanterre, CNRS) and the University of Ibadan (Department of Linguistics). Read More...

Agence nationale de la recherche
TGIR Huma-Num
University of Ibadan
French Institute for Research in Africa
Langage, Langues et Cultures d’Afrique
Modèles, Dynamiques, Corpus
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