Bolango

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Atinggola-Bolango, Bolaang Uki, Bolang-Banka, Bulanga, Bulanga-Uki
Population

23,000 (Sneddon and Usup 1986). Atinggola 16,000, Bolango 7,000.

Location

Sulawesi Utara Province, Bolaang Mongondow Regency; Gorontalo Province, northeast coast, Atinggola town area, and south coast of peninsula, Molibagu area.

Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Atinggola (Andagile, Attingola, Diu, Kattinggola), Bolango (Uki).

Language Use

Younger generation using more Indonesian [ind].

Other Comments

Distinct from Gorontalo [gor] (1974 J. Little). Muslim.