Mbala language

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Native toDemocratic Republic of Congo
RegionBandundu Province
Native speakers
(200,000 cited 1972)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3mdp

Mbala (Gimbala, Rumbala) is a Bantu language of the Congo. It is widely spoken in the area around the town of Kitwit.


  1. ^ Mbala at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Mbala". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Jouni Filip Maho, 2009. New Updated Guthrie List Online