Palu’e

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Lu’a, Palue, Paluqe
Population

10,000 (Grimes et al. 1997).

Location

East Nusa Tenggara 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.