Maslam language

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Native toCameroon, Chad
RegionFar North Province, Cameroon; west Chad
Native speakers
250 (2004)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3msv

Maslam is an Afro-Asiatic language spoken in northern Cameroon, with a few in southwestern Chad. Dialects are Maslam and Sao. Maslam is in rapid decline.[1]


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