Barikanchi (Barikanci), or Bastard Hausa, is a pidgin of the Hausa language spoken in Nigeria, principally in military barracks. The language developed in the British Army barracks of northern Nigeria in the first part of the 20th century, and was used as a lingua franca among Nigerians of diverse language backgrounds.

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  • Barikanchi (Barikanci), or Bastard Hausa, is a pidgin of the Hausa language spoken in Nigeria, principally in military barracks. The language developed in the British Army barracks of northern Nigeria in the first part of the 20th century, and was used as a lingua franca among Nigerians of diverse language backgrounds. (en)
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  • Hausa-based pidgin
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  • Pidgin
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  • Barikanchi
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  • Barikanchi (Barikanci), or Bastard Hausa, is a pidgin of the Hausa language spoken in Nigeria, principally in military barracks. The language developed in the British Army barracks of northern Nigeria in the first part of the 20th century, and was used as a lingua franca among Nigerians of diverse language backgrounds. (en)
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  • Barikanchi Pidgin (en)
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  • Barikanchi (en)
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