Mungaka

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A language of Cameroon

Alternate Names
Bali, Li, Munga’ka, Ngaaka, Nga’ka
Population

50,100 (1982 SIL).

Location

North West Region, Mezam division, Bali subdivision; West Region, Bamboutos division, southeast Galim subdivision; Mifi division, north Bafoussam subdivision.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Bali Nyonga (Bali), Nde (Bandeng), Ti (Bati).

Language Use

Also use French [fra]. Used as L2 by Pinyin [pny].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%. Radio programs. Dictionary. Bible: 1961–1970.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Different from Bali [bcp] and Ibali Teke (Bali dialect) [tek] of the Democratic Republic of Congo and Bali [bcn] of Nigeria. Traditional religion, Christian.