Cuyonon

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A language of Philippines

Alternate Names
Cuyo, Cuyono, Cuyunon, Kuyonon, Kuyunon
Population

123,000 (1990 census).

Location

Palawan coast, Cuyo Islands between Palawan and Panay.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Ratagnon [btn].

Language Use

2,000 also use Calamian Tagbanwa [tbk]. Cuyonon married to or who live near Tagbanwas. Used as L2 by Agutaynen [agn], Central Tagbanwa [tgt], Kagayanen [cgc].

Language Development
NT: 1982.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].