Nomaande

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A language of Cameroon

Alternate Names
Lemande, Mande, Mandi, Noomaante, Numaand, Numand, Pimenc
Population

6,000 (1982 SIL), increasing.

Location

Center Region, Mbam and Inoubou divisions, west and north Bokito subdivision, southwest of Bafi.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Language Use

All domains. All ages. Very positive attitudes. Also use French [fra].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 5%. Literacy rate in L2: 40%. A subject in some schools. Poetry. Newspapers. Dictionary. NT: 2008.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Christian, traditional religion.