The following is the entry for this language as it appeared in the 14th edition (2000).
SIL code: NUL
ISO 639-2: map
|Population||10 speakers possibly out of an ethnic group of 2,226 (1989 SIL).|
|Region||Titawai village, Nusa Laut Island, Lease Islands, central Maluku.|
|Classification||Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern, Central Malayo-Polynesian, Central Maluku, East, Seram, Nunusaku, Piru Bay, East, Seram Straits, Uliase, Hatuhaha, Elpaputi.|
|Comments||69% lexical similarity with Saparua, 65% with Amahai. Barely used, and only by a few older people. Christian. Nearly extinct.|
This web edition of the Ethnologue contains all the content of the print edition and may be cited as:
Grimes, Barbara F. (ed.), 2000. Ethnologue: Languages of the World, Fourteenth edition. Dallas, Texas: SIL International. Online version: http://www.ethnologue.com/14.