Njebi language

Spoken in

  • Niger - Congo languages Benue - Congo languages Bantoide languages Bantu languages Njebi




Njebi (also Bandzabi, Binzabi, Injebi, Ndjabi, Ndjevi, Njabi, Nzebi, Yinjebi and Yinzebi ) is a Bantu language and is spoken by approximately 135,100 people in Gabon and the Republic of Congo.

It is used in Gabon in the provinces Ogooué- Lolo and Ngounié west of Franceville, with approximately 120,000 speakers ( census 2007) and in the Republic of Congo in the region with about 15,100 speakers Niari ( census 2000).

Njebi is written in the Latin script.


Njebi is a Northwest Bantu language and belongs to Njebi group that is classified as Guthrie Zone B50.