Tagbanwa, Central

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A language of Philippines

Population

2,000 (1985 SIL).

Location

South China seacoast, northwest Palawan Province, Taytay minicipality, Malipu bay area.

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Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Dialects

None known. Intelligibility of Tagbanwa [tbw] (Lamane) 29%, of Calamian Tagbanwa 56%, of Cuyonon [cyo] 61%. Lexical similarity: 56% with Tagbanwa [tbw] (Lamane), 57% with Calamian Tagbanwa [tbk], 48% with Cuyonon [cyo], 40% with Filipino [fil].

Language Use

Also use Cuyonon [cyo], Filipino [fil].

Language Development
Dictionary. Grammar.