Bembe language (Ibembe)
|Native to||DR Congo, Tanzania|
|(250,000 in DRC cited 1991)|
Bembe (Ebembe) is a Bantu language of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Western Tanzania. According to Ethnologue, it forms a dialect continuum with the Lega language through Mwenga Lega. It has no connection with the Bembe (Kibembe) language of the Republic of Congo.
Note: The Guthrie classification is geographic and its groupings do not imply a relationship between the languages within them.
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