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Saparua language

Native toIndonesia
RegionSeram and Saparua Islands, Moluccas
Native speakers
(10,200 cited 1989)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3spr

Saparua is an Austronesian spoken in the Moluccas of eastern Indonesia. Dialects are diverse, and Latu might be included as one.


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