Nen language

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Nen
Tunen
Native to Cameroon
Ethnicity 40,000 (1987 census) to 100,000+ (1997) including those outside the traditional area[1]
Dialects
  • Tunen
  • Aling'a
Language codes
ISO 639-3 tvu
Glottolog tune1261[2]
A.44,441[3]

The Nen language, Tunen (Banen), is a Southern Bantoid language of Cameroon. Maho (2009) considers Aling'a to be a distinct language.

References[edit]

  1. ^ ISO code request
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Tunen". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online