Tii

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Rote, Rote Barat, Roti, Rotinese, Thie, Ti, Western Rote
Population

20,000 (2002 UKAW).

Location

East Nusa Tenggara Province. Rote island, southwest. East of Dela-Oenale [row], west of Lole [llg], and south of Dengka [dnk] language areas.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Minor variation, third singular verb prefix, na-fa’da, varies with, i-fa’da.

Language Use

Vigorous. All domains. All ages. Also use Kupang [mkn] and Indonesian [ind].

Language Development
Bible portions: 2004–2011.
Other Comments

Christian.