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Noun1.Matakam - a Chadic language spoken south of Lake ChadMatakam - a Chadic language spoken south of Lake Chad
Biu-Mandara - a group of Chadic languages spoken in the border area between Cameroon and Nigeria south of Lake Chad
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(1944) 'Le pays et la population matakam', Bulletin de la Societe d'Etudes Camerounaises 7: 7-73.
(1970) Les Matakam du Cameroun: essai sur la dynamique d'une societe pre-industrielle.
Matakam refers to another conflation of Mafa and other montagnard groups.