Ngumba language

Ngumba language

states=Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea
region=along the coast at the border between Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea
fam7=Narrow Bantu

Ngumba is a language of Cameroon, spoken in the south along the coast and at the border with Equatorial Guinea by some 70 000 members of the Ngumba ethnic group. Ngumba is a tonal language. As a Narrow Bantu language, it has noun class system. The Ngumba noun class system is somewhat reduced, having retained only 6 genders (a gender being a pairing of a singular and a plural noun class).

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