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Ilongot language

RegionEastern Nueva Vizcaya and Western Quirino, Philippines
EthnicityIlongot people
Native speakers
(51,000 cited 1990 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3ilk
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Area where Ilongot is spoken[1]

Ilongot is a language of the indigenous Ilongot people of northern Luzon, Philippines.


Ethnologue lists the following provinces in which Ilongot is spoken.


Ethnologue lists the following dialects.

  • Abaka (Abaca)
  • Egongot
  • Ibalao (Ibilao)
  • Italon
  • Iyongut

Alternate names include Bugkalut, Bukalot, and Lingotes.


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