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Pancana

A language of Indonesia (Sulawesi)

ISO 639-3pnp

Population  6,000 (2005 SIL).
Region  Southeast Sulawesi, central Buton Island.
Language map  Indonesia, Sulawesi, reference number 72
Alternate names   “Akido” , Pantjana
Dialects  Kapontori (“Akido” ), Kalende (Lawele), Labuandiri. Dialect names are also place names. May be more than 1 language. Lexical similarity: 71% with Muna [mnb], 57% with Cia-Cia [cia].
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Celebic, Eastern, Southeastern, Muna-Buton, Nuclear Muna-Buton, Munan, Munic, Western
Language use  Also use Wolio [wlo].
Comments  Muslim.
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