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Talondo’

A language of Indonesia (Sulawesi)

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Population  400 (2004 SIL). Ethnic population: 400.
Region  West Sulawesi, Talondo and Pedasi villages; Mamuju District, Kalumpang subdistrict. 1 village.
Language map  Indonesia, Sulawesi, reference number 92
Dialects  May be in the Seko subgroup (Padang [skx] or Tengah [sko]). Lexical similarity: 80% with Kalumpang [kli].
Classification  Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, South Sulawesi, Northern, Toraja-Sa’dan
Language use  Home, playing field. All ages. Also use Bone Hau dialect of Kalumpang [kli] or Indonesian [ind], but Kalumpang not understandable to Talondo users.
Comments  Agriculturalists: cacao. Muslim, Christian.