Sango language resources – Language Links Database

Sango (also spelled Sangho) - is the primary language spoken in the Central African Republic and also the official language of the country. It is used as a lingua franca across the country and had 450,000 native speakers in 1988. It also has 1.6 million second language speakers.

More information: Wikipedia

Native speakers: (450,000 cited 1988)

1.6 million as second language

Official language in: Central African Republic

Sango Grammar and Pronunciation

Sango Reading Materials

Sango Dictionaries

Sango Listening and Video Resources


TV / Video / Movie

  • Speak Sango with Hermine YouTube Channel - “Have you tried to learn Sango for years but still cannot? Or are you just getting into it? Or are you planning to go to Central Africa,but you're wondering if learning Sango a little bit will be useful? If so,this channel is the right place to begin. I will help you learn Sango faster and easier.”  
  • Sango Bible Podcast -  “The Sango Audio Drama New Testament (CAR) is a unique presentation of the Audio Bible with approximately 180 different characters and a digitally recorded sound track with full sound effects. “


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