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Dimbong

A language of Cameroon

ISO 639-3: dii

Population 140 (1992 SIL). Ethnic population: 50,000.
Region Center Province, Mbam Division, northwest of Bafia, 2 villages.
Alternate names   Bumbong, Kalong, Kaalong, Lakaalong, Mbong, Lambong, Bape, Palong
Dialects Related to Bafia, Hijuk, Tibea.
Classification Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Volta-Congo, Benue-Congo, Bantoid, Southern, Narrow Bantu, Northwest, A, Bafia (A.50)
Language use Comprehension of Bafia is generally acquired at an early age. Comprehension of Yambeta is generalized.