Sentinel

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A language of India

Alternate Names
Sentinelese
Population

150 (Abbi 2006).

Location

Andaman and Nicobar Islands union territory: Sentinel island east of South Andaman island.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

None known. Reportedly similar to Öñge [oon].

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

A Scheduled Tribe. Reserved toward outsiders. Traditional religion.

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