Bima

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Bimanese
Population

500,000 (1989).

Location

West Nusa Tenggara Province. Eastern third of Sumbawa island, east of the isthmus; northeast, Sangeang and Banta islands.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Bima, Kolo, Mbojo, Sangar (Sanggar), Toloweri.

Language Development
Bible portions.
Other Comments

Muslim.