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Banggai language

Native speakers
130,000 (2000 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3bgz

The Banggai language is the main language spoken by the inhabitants of the Banggai Archipelago off the island of Sulawesi. It belongs to the Saluan–Banggai branch of the Celebic subgroup.


  1. ^ Banggai at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Banggai". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.


  • Moseley, Christopher and E. R. Asher, ed. Atlas of the World's Languages (New York: Routelege, 1994) p. 122