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ISO 639-3: bem

The combined catalog of all OLAC participants contains the following resources that are relevant to this language:

Other known names and dialect names: Chibemba, Chishinga, Chiwemba, Cibemba, Ichibemba, Kabende, Lembue, Lomotua, Lomotwa, Luapula, Lunda, Mukulu, Ng'umbo, Ngoma, Nwesi, Shila, Town Bemba, Twa of Bangweulu, Unga, Wemba

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Primary texts

  1. ONLINEThe Bible in Bemba. n.a. n.d. United Bible Societies. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_bem_gen-1

Lexical resources

  1. Bemba : Bemba-English, English-Bemba. Hoch, E. 1998. Hippocrene concise dictionary. oai:gial.edu:16266

Language descriptions

  1. Semantic superstructuring and infrastructuring : nominal class struggle in ChiBemba. Spitulnik, Debra A. 1987. Studies in African grammatical systems ; no. 4. oai:gial.edu:24410
  2. Untangled ciBemba : a language of Northern Rhodesia, Central Africa. Sadler, Wesley. 1964. Kitwe, Northern Rhodesia : United Church of Central Africa in Rhodesia. oai:gial.edu:24419
  3. An elementary grammar of Cibemba. Sims, George W., 1898-. 1959. Ft. Rosebery, North Rhodesia : Mansa Mission, Christian Missions in Many Lands. oai:gial.edu:27783
  4. Studies in ChiBemba and Bantu grammar. Givón, Talmy, 1936-. n.d. Studies in African linguistics Supplement ; 3. oai:gial.edu:29570
  5. ONLINEGlottolog 2.3 Resources for Bemba (Zambia). n.a. 2014. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:glottolog.org:bemb1257

Other resources about the language

  1. ONLINEUniversal Declaration of Human Rights. n.a. n.d. The Rosetta Project: A Long Now Foundation Library of Human Language. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_bem_undec-1
  2. ONLINELINGUIST List Resources for Bemba. Anthony Aristar, Director of Linguist List (editor); Helen Aristar-Dry, Director of Linguist List (editor). 2014-07-28. The LINGUIST List (www.linguistlist.org). oai:linguistlist.org:lang_bem
  3. ONLINEBemba: a language of Zambia. n.a. 2013. SIL International. oai:ethnologue.com:bem

Other known names and dialect names: Chibemba, Chishinga, Chiwemba, Cibemba, Ichibemba, Kabende, Lembue, Lomotua, Lomotwa, Luapula, Lunda, Mukulu, Ng'umbo, Ngoma, Nwesi, Shila, Town Bemba, Twa of Bangweulu, Unga, Wemba

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