Language of the Day for 09 May 2013Print
A language of
L1 users: 14,000 (Grimes et al 1997). Ethnic population: 18,000 (2015 S. Cameron).
Helong Darat shifting to Kupang Malay [mkn]. Funai dialect endangered through intermarriage and urban contact. Home, community, traditional ceremonies. All ages. Also use Bilba [bpz], Indonesian [ind], Kupang Malay [mkn], Uab Meto [aoz].
Dictionary. Texts. NT: 2011.