Lindu

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A language of Indonesia

Alternate Names
Lindoe, Linduan, Tado
Population

2,400 (2000 census), increasing.

Location

Sulawesi Tengah Province, Lindu subdistrict, Anca, Tomado, and Langko villages. Area near Lake Lindu.

Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Lindu is reportedly very similar to Moma [myl]; considered by some a Moma dialect.

Language Development
50 Lindu speakers enrolled in the literacy program (2013 A. Eastwood). Used in 50% of the schools one hour per week for literacy.
Other Comments

‘Tado’ (alternate for Lindu) is different from Tado dialect of Kaili Ledo [lew]. Christian.