Tondano

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Tolou, Tolour, Tondanou, Toulour
Population

92,000 in Indonesia (Wurm and Hattori 1981), decreasing.

Location

North Sulawesi Province, Toulour regency. North peninsula, Lake Tondano area southeast and east. Also in United States.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

Kakas (Ka’kas), Remboken, Tondano. Most similar to Tombulu [tom] and Tonsea [txs].

Language Use

Under pressure from Manado Malay [xmm].

Language Development
Grammar. NT: 1996.
Writing
Latin script.
Other Comments

Christian.