Wuzlam language

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Native to Cameroon
Region Far North Province
Native speakers
(10,500 cited 1982)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 udl
Glottolog wuzl1236[2]

Wuzlam, also called Uldeme (Ouldémé), is an Afro-Asiatic language of the Chadic branch. It is spoken in northern Cameroon.[1]


  1. ^ a b Wuzlam at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Wuzlam". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 


  • Veronique de Colombel. 1997. La langue ouldeme nord-Cameroun: précis de grammaire, texte, lexique. Paris: Association LInguistique Africaine.
  • D. Pierre Provoost & S. Pierre Koulifa. 1987. Essai sur la langue uldeme. Archives d'anthropologie 30. Tervuren: Musee Royal de l'Afrique Central.