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Gorontalo–Mongondow languages

Gorontalo, North Sulawesi, and Central Sulawesi provinces, Sulawesi
Linguistic classificationAustronesian

The Gorontalo–Mongondow languages are a group of Austronesian languages spoken in northern Sulawesi, Indonesia.

The languages are,

Blust (1991) places Gorontalo-Mongondow in the Greater Central Philippine subgroup.[3]

Proto-Gorontalo-Mongondow has been reconstructed by Usup (1986).[4]

See also


  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Gorontalo–Mongondow". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  2. ^ Moseley, Christopher (2008). Encyclopedia of the World's Endangered Languages. Routledge. ISBN 978-1-1357-9640-2.
  3. ^ Blust, Robert (1991). "The Greater Central Philippines Hypothesis". Oceanic Linguistics. 30 (2): 73–129. doi:10.2307/3623084. JSTOR 3623084.
  4. ^ Usup, Hunggu Tadjuddin. 1986. Rekonstruksi proto-bahasa Gorontalo-Mongondow. Doctoral dissertation. Jakarta: Universitas Indonesia.