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Lamboya language

Native toIndonesia
RegionSumba Island
Native speakers
25,000 (1997)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3lmy

Lamboya or Laboya is an Austronesian language spoken on Sumba, Indonesia. The population figure may include Gaura, which Ethnologue counts as a dialect of both Lamboya and Kodi.


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

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