Bala language

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Bala
Lobala
Native to Democratic Republic of the Congo
Native speakers
60,000 Lobala  (2000)[1]
21,000 Boko (no date)[2]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 Either:
loq – Lobala
bkp – Iboko
Glottolog loba1239  (Lobala)[3]
boko1263  (Boko)[4]
C16[5]

Bala (Lobala) is a Bantu language of DR Congo. According to Maho (2009), it includes Boko (Iboko).[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lobala at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Iboko at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Boko at Ethnologue (15th ed., 2005)
  3. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Lobala". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  4. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Boko". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  5. ^ a b Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online