Noto Sans Bamum is an unmodulated (“sans serif”) design for texts in the African Bamum script.

Noto Sans Bamum has multiple weights, contains 662 glyphs, and supports 661 characters from 2 Unicode blocks: Bamum Supplement, Bamum.

Supported writing systems


Bamum is an African syllabary, written left-to-right (0.4 million users). Used in Cameroon. Developed communally at the end of the 19th century at the instigation of the Bamum King Njoya. Initially was logographic, later evolved into a syllabary. Bamum is being revived after decline since the 1930s. Read more on ScriptSource, Unicode, Wikipedia, r12a.