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A language of Philippines

Alternate Names
Abiyan, Camarinas Norte Agta
Population

3,800 (Lobel 2010).

Location

Luzon, Camarines Norte Province, Santa Elena and Labo municipalities.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Lexical similarity: 67% with Alabat Agta [dul], 35% with Mt. Iriga Agta [agz].

Language Use

Young people tend to prefer Tagalog [tgl] (Wurm 2007). Home. Used by a few children. Mildly positive attitudes. Bilingualism in Tagalog [tgl] is prevalent (Wurm 2007).