Beembe

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A language of Congo

Alternate Names
Bembe, Kibeembe
Population

100,000 (2007 census).

Location

Bouenza department: Mouyondzi and Mabgombo districts, Sibiti and Kingoué; Pool department: northwest of Brazzaville.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Keenge (Kikeenge, kinkeenge), Yari (Kiyari). Dialect subgroup.

Language Use

All ages. Also use Kituba [mkw].

Language Development
New media. Films. Dictionary. NT: 2014.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Different from Bembe [bmb] of Democratic Republic of the Congo.