Kélé

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A language of Gabon

Alternate Names
Akele, Dikele, Kili, Western Kele
Population

9,230 (2000).

Location

Middle Ogooue Province, Mimongo area, scattered.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Bubi, Western Kele. Reportedly similar to Ngom [nra].

Language Development
Bible portions: 1855–1879.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Distinct from Kele [khy] of Democratic Republic of the Congo. They interact with the Tsogo [tsv] and Sangu [snq] around Mimongo. Traditional religion.