Ot Danum

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Dohoi, Malahoi, Uud Danum, Uut Danum
Population

78,800 (2007 SIL).

Location

Central Kalimantan Province, 7 villages. Remote area, upper reaches of south Kapuas river, large area south of Schwaner range. West Kalimantan Province.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Dohoi, Kadorih, Kuhin, Ot Balawan, Ot Banu’u, Ot Murung 1 (Murung 1, Punan Ratah), Ot Olang, Ot Tuhup, Sarawai (Melawi), Sebaung, Ulu Ai’ (Da’an). Lexical similarity: 70% with Siang [sya], 65% with Kohin [kkx], 60% with Katingan dialect of Ngaju [nij], 50% with Ngaju (main dialect) [nij].

Language Development
Grammar. NT: 1998.
Other Comments

Dohoi and Murung 1 dialects may be separate languages. Traditional religion, Christian.