Dondo

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A language of Indonesia

Population

13,000 (Himmelmann 2001).

Location

Gorontalo province: Pohuwato regency; Sulawesi Tengah province: Buol and Tolitoli regencies, Baolan, Dampal Utara, Dondo, Galang, and Tolitoli Utara sub-districts; at least 25 villages.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Language Use

Children receive their education in Indonesian [ind] (Wurm 2007).

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

Most of the hill Dondo interact socially with the Dondo coastal population which reinforces the use of Dondo in a variety of functions. Muslim.

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