West Banda language

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West Banda
Native to Central African Republic, South Sudan
Native speakers
(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. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "West Central Banda". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.