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Padoe

A language of Indonesia (Sulawesi)

ISO 639-3pdo

Population  6,000 (1991 D. Andersen).
Region  South Sulawesi, east Luwu Utara District in Nuha, Malili, Mangkutana subdistricts; Central Sulawesi, Banggai District, Mori Atas subdistrict, 2 villages, Pamona Utara subdistrict, 1 village.
Language map  Indonesia, Sulawesi, reference number 69
Alternate names   Alalao, Padoé, South Mori
Dialects  2 dialects. Lexical similarity: 73%–86% with Mori Atas [mzq], 75% with Mori Bawah [xmz].
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Celebic, Eastern, Southeastern, Bungku-Tolaki, Western, Interior
Language use  Vigorous.
Writing system  Latin script.
Comments  Christian, Muslim.