Kayeli

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Caeli, Cajeli, Gaeli, Kajeli
Population

No known L1 speakers (Wurm 2007). Last speaker of Liliali dialect died in 1989 (Wurm 2007).

Location

Maluku Province. North Buru island.

Language Status

9 (Dormant).

Dialects

Kayeli, Leliali (Liliali), Lumaete (Lumaiti, Lumara, Mumaite).

Other Comments

Shifted to Ambonese Malay [abs] or Lisela [lcl] (Wurm 2007). Muslim.