12 relations: Africa, Atlantic–Congo languages, Bantoid languages, Bantu languages, Benue–Congo languages, Ethnologue, Gabon, Guthrie classification of Bantu languages, Kele languages, Kota people (Gabon), Ogooué-Ivindo Province, Republic of the Congo.
Africa is the world's second largest and second most-populous continent (behind Asia in both categories).
The Atlantic–Congo languages are a major division constituting the core of the Niger–Congo language family of Africa, characterised by the noun class systems typical of the family.
Bantoid is a putative major division of the Benue–Congo branch of the Niger–Congo language family.
The Bantu languages (English:, Proto-Bantu: */baⁿtʊ̀/) technically the Narrow Bantu languages, as opposed to "Wide Bantu", a loosely defined categorization which includes other "Bantoid" languages are a large family of languages spoken by the Bantu peoples throughout Sub-Saharan Africa.
Benue–Congo (sometimes called East Benue–Congo) is a major subdivision of the Niger–Congo language family which covers most of Sub-Saharan Africa.
Ethnologue: Languages of the World is an annual reference publication in print and online that provides statistics and other information on the living languages of the world.
Gabon, officially the Gabonese Republic (République gabonaise), is a sovereign state on the west coast of Central Africa.
The 250 or so "Narrow Bantu languages" are conventionally divided up into geographic zones first proposed by Malcolm Guthrie (1967–1971).
The Kele or Sheke languages are a clade of Bantu languages coded Zone B.20 in Guthrie's classification.
The Bakota (or Kota) are a Bantu ethnic group from the northeastern region of Gabon.
The Ogooué-Ivindo province is the northeastern-most of Gabon's nine provinces, though its Lope Department is in the very center of the country.
The Republic of the Congo (République du Congo), also known as the Congo-Brazzaville, the Congo Republic or simply the Congo, is a country in Central Africa.