|Sinauna, Remontado Agta|
|Region||Tanay and Montalban in Rizal, Antipolo City, and General Nakar, Quezon|
Area where Sinauna language is spoken
Remontado, also known as Sinauna, Kabalat, Remontado Dumagat, and Hatang-Kayi, is a Malayo-Polynesian language spoken in Tanay, Rizal, General Nakar, Quezon (including in Paimahuan, Limoutan), Rodriguez, Rizal and Antipolo City, in the Philippines. It is one of the Philippine Negrito languages.
The language is referred to by various terms in linguistic literature. The speakers refer to their language as Hatang-Kayi ("this language") while "Remontado" is the most common term in English literature used to refer to both the community and their language. "Sinauna" (meaning "ancient" or "old" in Tagalog) is a term used in some literature that originates after the language's discovery in the 1970s but has never been used by the speakers of the language themselves. "Remontado Agta" has also been used but this is also erroneous as speakers of this language are never referred to as Agta.
Today, Remontado is spoken in the following five villages, where it is only spoken by elderly people over the age of 50 (Lobel & Surbano 2019). Two of the villages are in Barangay Santa Inez, Tanay town, Rizal Province, and three of the villages are in Barangay Limutan, General Nakar town, Quezon Province.
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