Bikol, West Albay

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A language of Philippines

Alternate Names
Bicol, Bikol, Ligaoeño, Oasnun, Oasnün, Polanguinon
Population

260,000 (2009 SIL). Speakers of all Bikol languages: 4,580,000 (2000 census). 0 monolinguals.

Location

Luzon, Albay Province, Polangui, Oas, Ligao, and Pio Duran towns.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Miraya Bikol [rbl]. A member of macrolanguage Bikol [bik].

Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Christian.