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Embaloh language

Embaloh
Native toIndonesia
RegionKalimantan
Native speakers
(10,000 cited 1991)[1]
Dialects
  • Kalis
Language codes
ISO 639-3emb
Glottologemba1238[2]

Embaloh (Maloh) is an Austronesian (Dayak) language of Borneo. Apart from Taman, it is not close to other languages on Borneo, but rather belongs to the South Sulawesi languages.

Kalis (Kalis Maloh) may be a distinct language.

References

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

Bibliography

  • K. Alexander Adelaar and Nikolaus Himmelmann, The Austronesian languages of Asia and Madagascar. Routledge, 2005.