Wallis and Futuna

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French
[fra] 120 in Wallis and Futuna (Johnstone 1993). Status: 1 (National). Statutory national language (1958, French Constitution, Article 2). Classification: Indo-European, Italic, Romance, Italo-Western, Western, Gallo-Iberian, Gallo-Romance, Gallo-Rhaetian, Oïl, French

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Futuna, East
[fud] Futuna island. Also in New Caledonia. 3,600 in Wallis and Futuna (2011 SIL). Status: 5 (Developing). De facto language of provincial identity in Futuna Islands. Alternate Names: East Futunan, Futunian Dialects: Not intelligible of Wallisian [wls] (East Uvean). Closely related to other Western Polynesian languages (Fagauvea [uve], Wallisian [wls], Tongan [ton], Samoan [smo], Tokelau [tkl], and Niuafo’ou [num]). Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Central-Eastern Oceanic, Remote Oceanic, Central Pacific, East Fijian-Polynesian, Polynesian, Nuclear, Samoic-Outlier, Futunic Comments: Christian, traditional religion.

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Wallisian
[wls] Original home is Uvea island. Also in Fiji, New Caledonia, Vanuatu. 9,620 in Wallis and Futuna (2000). Population total all countries: 10,400. Status: 5 (Developing). De facto language of provincial identity in Walis/Uvea Island. Alternate Names: East Uvean, Uvean, Wallisien Dialects: Some dialect divergence between Wallis Islands and New Caledonia. Not functionally intelligible with Tongan [ton]. Classification: Austronesian, Malayo-Polynesian, Central-Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Eastern Malayo-Polynesian, Oceanic, Central-Eastern Oceanic, Remote Oceanic, Central Pacific, East Fijian-Polynesian, Polynesian, Nuclear, Samoic-Outlier, East Uvean-Niuafo’ou

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