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Pangutaran Sama language

Pangutaran Sama
Siyama
Native toPhilippines
RegionPangutaran Island (Sulu Islands) and surrounding areas
EthnicitySama
Native speakers
35,000 (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3slm
Glottologpang1291[2]

Pangutaran Sama, also known as Siyama, is the language of the Sama people of the Sulu Archipelago. It is not quite intelligible with other varieties of Sinama.

References

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