Where on earth do they speak Karang?

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Language: Karang
Number of speakers: 17000
Language code: kzr
Alternate names: Eastern Mbum, Karang, Kareng, Laka, Lakka, Lakka Mbum, Mbum, Mbum Bakal, Mbum-East, Nzák Kàráng
Where spoken: Cameroon, Chad

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  • Language classification: Niger-Congo, Atlantic-Congo, Volta-Congo, North, Adamawa-Ubangi, Adamawa, Mbum-Day, Mbum, Eastern Mbum, Karang
  • Dialects: Karang, Mbere, Ngomi, Ngumi, Sakpu
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: North Region, Mayo-Rey division, Madingring district (homeland), south border of Bouba Ndjida National Park, south from Madingring, southeast to Lawzigoy. 25 villages. Displaced: Garoua, Ngong, Ngaoundere, Touboro (and surrounding villages), Tcholliré. Also in Chad.