I-wak

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A language of Philippines

Alternate Names
Iwaak
Population

L1 users: 3,260 (2000).

Location

Cordillera Administrative Region: Benguet province, east Itogon municipality, Bakes, Bujasjas, Domolpos, Kayo-ko, Lebeng, and Tojongan villages; Cagayan Valley region: Nueva Vizcaya province, Kayapa municipality, Salaksak village.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

None known. Related to Karao [kyj], Ibaloi [ibl], and Kalanguya [kak].

Other Comments

Less acculturated to outside culture than other mountain groups. Possibly people group speaks only Kalanguya [kak] in Nueva Vizcaya.

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