Futuna-Aniwa language

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West Futunan
Erronan
Region Vanuatu
Native speakers
1,500  (2001)[1]
Dialects
Aniwa
Language codes
ISO 639-3 fut
Glottolog futu1245[2]

Futuna-Aniwa is the Polynesian language spoken on the outlier islands of Futuna and Aniwa in Vanuatu. It is also occasionally called West-Futunan to distinguish it from East-Futunan spoken on Futuna and Alofi in Wallis and Futuna.

References[edit]

  1. ^ West Futunan at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Futuna-Aniwa". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.