Remontado Agta language

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Remontado Dumagat
Sinauna
Tagarug
Native to Philippines
Region Tanay, Rizal, General Nakar, Quezon, Montalban, Rizal, Antipolo City
Native speakers
2,500  (2000)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 agv
Glottolog remo1247[2]
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Area where Sinauna language is spoken

Remontado Agta, also known as Sinauna, Kabalat, Remontado Dumagat, and Hatang Kayey, is a language spoken in Tanay, Rizal, General Nakar, Quezon, Rodriguez, Rizal and Antipolo City.

The Remontado Dumagat were traditionally found in the mountains around the boundary between Sampaloc district in Tanay, Rizal, and General Nakar, Quezon (Lobel 2013:72-73). General Nakar has more proficient speakers. The speakers call themselves "Dumagat" or "Remontado Dumagat," although they better known in the academic literature as "Sinauna." Remontado Dumagat is not to be confused with the Umiray Dumaget or Casiguran Dumagat.

References[edit]

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