Duala Bible

Discover more about the Bible in Duala.

About the Duala language

Duala is a language in Southern Cameroon also known as Diwala, Douala, Dualla, Dwala, Dwela or Sawa. It is spoken by 87,700 people in the
Littoral region: Moungo division, Dibombari area; Nkam division, toward Yabassi town along Wouri river; Wouri division, Cameroon estuary area; South West region: Fako division, both sides of Mungo river.

Duala is the most widely spoken language in the largest city in Cameroon. It is used in all domains (church, market, business and media). There are a number of centers which teach Duala. It became a LWC due to its size and location. It has been used in the church for over a century.

It has dialects namely Bodiman, Mungo (Mongo, Mungu, Muungo), Oli (Ewodi, Koli, Ouri, Uli, Wouri, Wuri), Pongo. And it elated to Malimba.

More about us

Your prayers and support for our work are greatly appreciated. If you would like to find out more about Bible Societies that do projects for Duala speakers then please click here:

You can also find out more by visiting these Bible Societies:

Get involved

You can get involved in Duala Bible Projects by contributing:
- Translation skills: if you would like to work with us on a project as a Translator please contact bkirimi@biblesocieties.org
-Working for us in another capacity- Please see the jobs listed on your local Bible Society's website

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!
2 Corinthians 5:17

Contact Us

Cameroon Biblical Alliance

Ave Pachong Adolf, Bafoussam
1133 Yaoundé
Tel: 22 30 63 63/22 23 14 76/99 52 80 60
E-mail: info@biblesociety-cameroon.org
Website: http://biblesociety-cameroon.org/