Manobo, Rajah Kabunsuwan

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A language of Philippines

Alternate Names
Rajah Kabungsuan Manobo
Population

7,560 (2000).

Location

Mindanao, Davao Oriental Province, northern border; southeast corner, Agusan del Sur Province; south Surigao del Sur Province, Lingig, Rajah Cabungsuan.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Dialects

Intelligibility of Dibabawon Manobo [mbd] 80%, San Miguel Calatugan Agusan [msm] 81%. Lexical similarity: 82% with Dibabawon Manobo [mbd], 76% with Sagunto dialect of Agusan Manobo [msm] and San Miguel Calatugan dialect of Agusan Manobo.

Language Use

Low bilingualism in Cebuano [ceb]. Also use Agusan Manobo [msm], Dibabawon Manobo [mbd].

Other Comments

Christian, traditional religion.