Lampung Nyo

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Abung, Lampong
Population

L1 users: 180,000 (2000 census).

Location

Lampung province: 3 enclaves east between Kanan and Seputih rivers.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Abung, Tulangbawang, Sukadana, Melinting. Many differences in vocabulary and phonology with Lampung Api [ljp]. Lexical similarity: 72% between the Menggala dialect and the Kalianda dialect of Lampung Api [ljp], 77% among dialects.

Language Use

Home. All ages. Positive attitudes. Also use Indonesian [ind], especially in education, religion, and civil domains.

Language Development
Taught in primary schools, as an auxiliary medium. Literature.
Writing

Kaganga script [Rjng].

Other Comments

Muslim.

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