Ibu

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A language of Indonesia

Population

35 (Voorhoeve and Visser 1987). Ethnic population: 50 to 200 (1984).

Location

North Maluku, north Halmahera island, Ibu river mouth, Gamlamo and Gamici villages.

Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Dialects

May be inherently intelligible with Sahu [saj].

Language Use

Mainly older adults (1987).