Mpumpong

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A language of Cameroon

Alternate Names
Bombo, Mbombo, Mpompo, Mpongmpong, Mpopo, Mpumpoo, Pongpong
Population

45,000 (1991 SIL).

Location

East Region. Menzime and Bangantu are in Kadey division, Mbang subdivision, south of Batouri; others in Boumba and Ngoko divisions, south and west of Yokadouma.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Bageto (Baagato, Bangantu, Northern Bangantu), Kunabembe (Konabem, Konabembe, Kunabeeb, Nkumabem), Mbobyeng (Pobyeng), Menzime (Medzime, Mendzime, Mezime), Mpomam (Boman, Mboman).

Language Use

A few also use Ewondo [ewo].

Language Development
Radio programs.
Writing
Latin script.