Mambai

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A language of Cameroon

Alternate Names
Mambay, Mamgbay, Mamgbei, Manbai, Mangbai, Mangbei, Mongbay
Population

8,000 in Cameroon (2002 SIL). Population total all countries: 10,000.

Location

North Region, Benoue division, extreme north Bibemi subdivision, along Mayo-Kebi river near Chad border. Also in Chad.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Language Use

Young people are interested in the language.

Language Development
Poetry. Bible portions: 2011.
Writing
Latin script.

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