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.