Manggarai

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A language of Indonesia

Population

900,000.

Location

Nusa Tenggara Timur Province; Flores island, western third.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Central Manggarai (Ruteng), Eastern Manggarai, West-Central Manggarai, Western Manggarai. Around 43 subdialects. Reportedly similar to Riung [riu].

Language Development
Poetry. New media. Dictionary. Grammar. NT: 2013.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].

Other Comments

Christian, Muslim.