Sangirese Language
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Sangirese Language
Native toIndonesia
RegionNorth Sulawesi
Davao del Sur
Davao Occidental
Davao Oriental
Native speakers
(200,000 in Indonesia (1993)
70,000 in Philippines cited 1981-1996)[1]
Language codes
sxn - Sangir
snl - Sangil

Sangirese, also known as Sangihé, Sangi, and Sangih, is an Austronesian language spoken on the islands linking northern Sulawesi, Indonesia, with Mindanao, Philippines by the Sangirese people.

See also


  1. ^ Sangir at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
    Sangil at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Sangil-Sangir". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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