Central Luzon languages

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Central Luzon
Geographic
distribution:
central Luzon, near Mount Pinatubo
Linguistic classification: Austronesian
Subdivisions:
Glottolog: cent2080[1]

The Central Luzon languages are a group of languages spoken in the Philippines. One of them, Kapampangan, is the major language of the Mount Pinatubo area. However, despite having three million speakers, it is threatened by the diaspora of its speakers after the 1991 eruption of that volcano.

Map where Central Luzon languages are spoken

The Central Luzon languages are,

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Central Luzon". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.