Palu’e

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Lu’a, Palue, Paluqe
Population

10,000 (Grimes et al. 1997).

Location

Nusa Tenggara Timur Province; Palu’e island, north of central Flores island. North coast, Flores mainland, northwest of Maumere, Nangahure village.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Possible grouping with Ende [end] and Li’o [ljl] languages; marginal intelligibility of Li’o.

Other Comments

Christian, traditional religion.