Kioko

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A language of Indonesia

Population

1,000 (1991 SIL).

Location

Sulawesi Tenggara Province, North Buton regency, Bonegunu and Kambowa subdistricts; east central Buton island, Banda sea.

Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Kambowa, Kioko. Possibly dialect of the Pancana [pnp] language. Lexical similarity: 82% with Kambowa dialect, 81% with Laompo dialect of Muna [mnb], 74% with Muna, 75% with Liabuku [lix] and Busoa [bup].

Other Comments

Muslim.