Gane

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Gani, Giman
Population

2,900 (1982 D. Teljeur).

Location

North Maluku Province. Halmahera island, southernmost peninsula.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Reportedly similar to Kayoa, a dialect of East Makian [mky].

Language Use

Positive attitudes. Used as L2 by Sawai [szw].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%.
Other Comments

Muslim.