Inakeanon

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A language of Philippines

Alternate Names
Aklan, Aklano, Aklanon, Aklanon-Bisayan, Panay
Population

435,000 in Philippines (2000 census). Population total all countries: 458,600.

Location

Aklan Province, west Visayas, north Panay. Also in United States.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

66% intelligibility with Hiligaynon [hil]. Lexical similarity: 68% with Hiligaynon [hil].

Language Use

Also use Hiligaynon [hil].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 70%. Literacy rate in L2: 70%. Bible portions: 1990–1996.
Writing
Latin script.