Mbandja language

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Native toDemocratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Central African Republic
Native speakers
360,000 (2000)[1]
  • Kala
  • Gbado
Language codes
ISO 639-3zmz

Mbandja (Banja, Mbanza) is the largest of the Banda languages. There are 350,000 speakers in DRC, 10,000 in the Republic of Congo, and an unknown number in CAR.


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