Beng (Ben) is a Mande language of Ivory Coast. The Ngen dialect, perhaps a closely related language, is spelled various ways, including Gan, Ngain, Ngan, Ngin, Nguin.
Paperno describes Beng and Gbin as two primary branches of Southern Mande.
- ↑ Beng at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
- ↑ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Bengic". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.