L1 users: 564,000 (2014 J. Leclerc). Total users in all countries: 664,000.
Alibori department: central and southeast; Atacora department: east; Borgou department: Bembereke, Kalale, N’Dali, Nikki, Parakou, Sinende, Perere, and east Tchaourou communes; Donga department: Djougou commune.
3 (Wider communication).
Latin script [Latn].
Distinct from Biali (Berba) [beh]. Muslim, traditional religion.