Kombe

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A language of Equatorial Guinea

Alternate Names
Combe, Ngumbi
Population

9,200 (2011 SIL). Few monolinguals. Ethnic population: 9,200.

Location

Rio Muni coast.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Asonga, Bomudi, Moganda. May be a dialect of Yasa [yko].

Language Use

Vigorous. All except education and government. All ages. Positive attitudes.

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Very low. Very little available literature. Poetry. NT: 1940–1975.
Writing
Latin script.
Other Comments

An Ndowe coastal people. Christian, traditional religion.