West Banda language

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West Banda
Native to Central African Republic, South Sudan
Native speakers
unknown (7,500 cited 1982–1996)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 bbp
Glottolog west2458[2]

West Banda is a minor Banda language, spoken by 10,000 or so people.[citation needed]. Dialects: Dakpa, Gbaga-Nord (Gbaga-2), Gbi, Vita, Wojo (Hodjo).


  1. ^ West Banda at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "West Central Banda". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.