Sika

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Krowe, Maumere, Sara Sikka, Sikka, Sikkanese
Population

175,000 (Lewis and Grimes 1995).

Location

East Nusa Tenggara Province. East Flores island, between Li’o [ljl] and Lamaholot [slp] language areas.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Sara Krowe (Central Sikka), Sikka Natar (Kangaé, South Coast Sikka), Tana Ai. Wide linguistic and cultural variation.

Language Development
Grammar.
Other Comments

Christian.