Nzakara language

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Native toCentral African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Native speakers
50,000 in CAR (1996)[1]
  • Zande
    • Zande–Nzakara
      • Nzakara
Language codes
ISO 639-3nzk

Nzakara (Ansakara, N’sakara, Sakara, Zakara) is a Zande language spoken in eastern Central African Republic, spilling over into the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It may be intelligible with Zande proper, at least for some speakers.


  1. ^ Nzakara at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Nzakara". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.