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PanAfriL10n - PanAfrLoc - Bamum

This language is part of the More Languages section.


A language of Cameroon.

An indigenous Bamum script exists. Apparently it is not used currently.

According to Ethnologue http://www.ethnologue.com/show_language.asp?code=bax :

  • Population: 215,000 (1982 SIL)
  • Classification: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Volta-Congo, Benue-Congo, Bantoid, Southern, Wide Grassfields, Narrow Grassfields, Mbam-Nkam, Nun
  • Language use: Trade language.