This Dangaleat-French dictionary is the product of a team of people from the Dangaleat community in Chad. This African ethnic group has a population of 60,000 and is located in the following dialectal regions:
Guéra region: Guéra department, Bang-bang subprefecture, also Bartha
Western dialect: Korbo area,
Central dialect: Barlo, Koubo Adougoul area;
Eastern dialect: Korlongo area.
The central dialect is well understood by most Dangaleat speakers. Some also use Chadic Spoken Arabic.