Arta

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A language of Philippines

Population

15 (Wurm 2000). 12 in Villa Santiago, 1 in Villa Gracia, 3 or 4 in Nagtipunan (1992 L. Reid). Ethnic population: 150.

Location

Luzon, Quirino Province, Aglipay town, Villa Santiago, Villa Gracia, and Nagtipunan town.

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Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Dialects

Not similar to any other language (1992 L. Reid).

Language Use

3 families speak Arta at home (1992 L. Reid). Negative or neutral attitudes. Also use Ilocano [ilo] or Casiguran Dumagat Agta [dgc].

Other Comments

Negrito.