Amdang

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A language of Chad

Alternate Names
Andangti, Biltine, Mima, Mime, Mimi, Mututu
Population

41,100 (2000). Population lower in Wadi Fira (home region) than in Batha and Ouaddaï regions.

Location

Wadi Fira Region, Biltine department, Biltine subprefecture, Mimi Goz and Mimi Hadjer cantons; Batha Region, Batha Est department, Oum Hadjer and Haraze Djombo Kibit subprefectures; some in Ouaddaï Region.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Language Use

Vigorous. Positive attitudes. Also use Chadian Spoken Arabic [shu].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 0%. Attitudes towards education and literacy in French and Arabic positive.
Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

Muslim.