Danao languages

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Danao
Geographic
distribution:
east Mindanao, Sabah
Linguistic classification: Austronesian
Glottolog: dana1253[1]

The Danao languages are a group of languages spoken in the Philippines. They are Maguindanao and Maranao, each with approximately a million speakers.

Each language has a dialect called Iranun; the Maranao Iranun is spoken in Borneo, in Malaysian Sabah.

References[edit]

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