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North Akoko, usually abbreviated to Akoko and also known as Arigidi, is a dialect cluster spoken in Nigeria. It appears to form a branch of the "Yoruba–Edo–Akoko–Igbo" (YEAI) group of Niger–Congo languages.

(North) Akoko
Native toNigeria
RegionOndo State
Native speakers
(48,000 cited 1992)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3aqg


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