L1 users: 300,000 (2012 V. Vydrin).
Denguélé district: south of Bako; Montagnes district: northeast; Woroba district: Touba department.
Mahouka, Koroka, Tenenga, Finanga, Baralaka (Barala). Some listed dialect speakers may not be able to use Mahou literature. Barala may be dialect of Wojenaka [jod].
Also use French [fra].