Language Data

  • Alternate names: Nanchere, Nangcere, Nangjere, Nangtchere, Nanjeri, Nantcere
  • Dialects: Bolo, Kwale, Mire, Nancere du Centre
  • Scriptures published:
    • Bible (1986)
    • New Testament (1956)
    • Portions (1947 — 1949)
    • FCBH  (1986 Bible Society of Chad)  See above
    • The JESUS Film See above
  • Literacy: Literacy rate in first language: 20%--25% in Nancere. Bilingual schools (Nancere, French) have been created in Delban and Béré, lack of personnel. Literacy rate in second language(s): 7%
    Second Language: No information available.
  • Primary country: Chad
  • Region: Tandjilé region: Tandjilé Ouest department, Béré, Delban, and Kélo subprefectures
  • Religion: traditional religion, Christian
  • Number of users: 81,000
  • Vitality: Developing

(data from Ethnologue and other sources)