Basa (Cameroon)bas

Subject areas for this language


Language Features

Alternate names
Basa, Bassa, Bicek, Bikyek, Bisaa, Mbele, Mee, Mvele, Northern Mbene, Tupen
Bakem, Basso, Bibeng, Bon, Diboum, Log, Mbang, Mpo, Ndokama, Ndokbele, Ndokpenda, Nyamtam
OpenType tag

Information from ISO 639-3 and the  Ethnologue. Only a limited amount is shown here. For more detail consult the  Ethnologue entry for Basa (Cameroon).

This language is primarily used in


Writing systems for this language


Entries for this language

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Title Subject Area
Keyman Desktop keyboards for Basaa Fonts & Keyboards
Names of Months and Days in Basa (Cameroon) Use & History
Uppercase and lowercase eng Symbols & Characters
Uppercase Eng: Large form of small Eng (with descender) Design & Typography


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Sources for this language

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Title Type
Alphabets of Africa book
Ethnologue entry for Basa (Cameroon) - Ethnologue web page
Glottolog entry for Basa (Cameroon) - Glottolog/Langdoc web page
ISO 639-3 page for Basa (Cameroon) - ISO 639-3 web page
MultiTree entry for Basa (Cameroon) - MultiTree: A Digital Library of Language Relationships web page
OLAC resources for Basa (Cameroon) - Open Language Archives Community web page
SIL Archive for Basa (Cameroon) - SIL Language and Culture Archives web page


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