Dii

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A language of Cameroon

Alternate Names
Dourou, Durru, Duru, Nyag Dii, Yag Dii, Zaa
Population

47,000 (1982 SIL).

Location

North Region, Mayo-Rey division, Tchollire subdivision; Adamawa Region, Vina division, Ngaoundere subdivision, north and east of Ngaoundere.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Boow, Goom, Home, Mambe’, Mamna’a, Ngbang, Nyok, Sagzee (Saadje, Saakye), Vaazin. Goom may be a separate language.

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar. NT: 2001.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Ethnic autonym: Yag Dii. Traditional religion.