I-wak

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A language of Philippines

Alternate Names
Iwaak
Population

3,260 (2000).

Location

Luzon, Benguet Province, east Itogon, Tojongan, Bakes, Lebeng, Domolpos, Bujasjas, Kayo-ko, and Salaksak (in Kayapa) villages; also in Nueva Ecija, Capintalan, but speak only Kallahan [kak].

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Related to Karao [kyj], Ibaloi [ibl], and Kallahan [kak].

Other Comments

Less acculturated to outside culture than other mountain groups.