Bamunka

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A language of Cameroon

Alternate Names
Bamunkun, Mbika, Mekoh, Muka, Ndop-Bamunka, Ngiemekohke
Population

31,000 (2008 SIL).

Location

North West region: Ngo Ketunjia division, Ndop subdivision, Ndop town, and directly south and east of Ndop, on Ndop plain.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Wushi [bse], Vengo [bav], and Kenswei-Nsei [ndb].

Typology

Noun class suffixes instead of prefixes.

Language Use

All ages. Also use Cameroon Pidgin [wes].

Language Development
Basic literacy materials. Radio programs. Dictionary. Bible portions: 2008–2014.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Traditional religion, Christian.